(AllHipHop News) Last month, Kanye West became just the third act in history to have eight consecutive #1 albums on the Billboard 200. This week, Drake joins his suspected rival along with Eminem and The Beatles by also achieving the rare accomplishment.
Drake's Scorpion opened in the top spot with 732,000 equivalent album units. The Toronto-raised entertainer also moves into second place with Ye and Em on the list of most #1 albums for a Hip Hop act, trailing Jay-Z's 14 chart toppers.
Additionally, Drake had the biggest opening sales week of 2018. Scorpion also became the first project to collect 1 billion on-demand global streams in a single week.