Tyler, The Creator returns to No. 1 on the Billboard Artist 100 chart (dated April 30), reigning as the top musical group in the United States for a third week overall, thanks to a record week of vinyl sales for his album 2021 Call me if you get lost.
The set returns to No. 1 on the Billboard 200, from No. 120, with 59,000 equivalent album units earned in the last tracking week, up 507%, according to Luminate, formerly MRC Data. Of that, the vinyl edition of the album sold 49,500 copies, marking the biggest sales week for a hip-hop album on vinyl, or for a male solo album on vinyl, since Luminate launched. began tracking music sales in 1991. Overall, the 49,500 sold equates to the ninth-best sales week for a vinyl album during this period.
Call me if you get lost debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 in July 2021, becoming Tyler, The Creator’s second frontman, after igor in June 2019. It topped the Artist 100 simultaneously with each of its three weeks atop the Billboard 200.
Elsewhere on the Artist 100, Rush returns to No. 18, thanks to a new 40th anniversary reissue of the band’s 1981 album. Animated pictures. The album, which includes Rush classics such as “Tom Sawyer” and “Limelight”, rose to No. 1 on the Top Rock Albums list and re-entered the Billboard 200 at No. 11 with 20,000 units (up 4,002%). ), including 9,000 in vinyl sales. The ensemble reached number three on the Billboard 200 in March 1981.
The Artist 100 measures artist activity across key music consumption metrics, blending album and track sales, radio airplay and streaming to provide a weekly multidimensional ranking of artist popularity .