Joey Bada$$ burst onto the Billboard charts with his debut B4.Da.$$ landing at the Number 5 slot on the Top 200 Albums chart.
The Brooklyn native moved an impressive 58k. He also debuted at the Top slot on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and the Top Rap Albums charts.
The rapper got almost no commercial support for the feat.
Lupe Fiasco debuted on the same day last week, but moved 42k, a number that included album streams.
Nicki Minaj’s album dropped last year, but still pushed through to the Number 6 slot.
See the whole top 10 below.
1. Fall Out Boy – American Beauty/American Psycho 218k
2. Taylor Swift – 1989 119k
3. Meghan Trainor – Title 86k
4. Ed Sheeran – x 76k
5. Joey Bada$$ – B4.Da.$$ 58k
6. Nicki Minaj – The Pinkprint 54k
7. The Decemberists – What A Terrible World, What A Beautiful World 51k
8. Marilyn Manson – The Pale Emperor 51k
9. Sam Smith – In The Lonely Hour 50k
10. Mark Ronson – Uptown Special 49k