YoungBoy Never Broke Again Earns His First No. 1 Album With ‘AI YoungBoy 2’

Congrats go out to the Atlantic recording artist.

(AllHipHop News) It has been an up and down couple of years for YoungBoy Never Broke Again. The 20-year-old rapper has had to deal with accusations of domestic violencegoing to prison, and being shot at in Florida.

Today, YoungBoy has a reason to celebrate because of an accomplishment connected to music. His AI YoungBoy 2 project debuted atop the Billboard 200 with 110,000 equivalent album units.

Those sales numbers give the Baton Rouge native his first #1 on the chart. AI YoungBoy 2 collected 145 million on-demand streams, the tenth biggest first-week streaming total for an album in 2019.

In addition, Lil Tjay’s True 2 Myself premiered at #5 (45,000 units) and Wale’s Wow… That’s Crazy opened at #7 (38,000 units) on this week’s Billboard 200. YoungBoy joins 21 Savage, A Boogie wit da Hoodie, Future, Juice Wrld, Nav, Logic, Tyler, The Creator, Dreamville, NF, Drake, Young Thug, Post Malone, and DaBaby as the only Hip Hop/rap acts to top the album chart in 2019.