DJ Khaled’s Latest Album Khaled Khaled debuts at No.1 on the Billboard 200 Album chart.
According to Nielsen MRC Data, the album moved 93,000 equivalent units including 14,000 actual sales and 76,000 streaming equivalents (from just under 107 million plays).
“The album is doing better on platforms like Spotify and Apple Music than on sites like iTunes, which speaks to the listening habits of the DJ’s fans,” and according to Forbes.com.
This is the third time at number one on the Billboard 200 chart for DJ Khaled. He previously hit the mark with Grateful and Major Key and has been getting praises for his marketing efforts from industry players for this latest project.
DJ Khaled went to extreme lengths to promote Khaled Khaled and by all indications it has paid off. The video for Sorry Not Sorry featuring Jay Z and Nas has been top trending on YouTube since the day it was released.
The album is the number one Hip Hop album on iTunes which categorized even the Reggae singles as Hip Hop on the charts.
Khaled Khaled has 14 tracks ranging from Pop, Hip Hop, Reggae and R&B and features 30 artists among them are Cardi B, Lil baby, Lil Wayne, Drake, Bounty Killer, Buju Banton, Barrington Levy, Capleton and others.
Khaled has dropped music videos for a number of the songs on the album and Every Chance I Get music video featuring Lil Baby and Lil Dirk is the top trending song in the United States this week on YouTube.