Beyoncé’s ‘Renaissance’ Jumps Back Into Top 10 On Billboard’s Top Album Sales Chart
Beyoncé’s Renaissance has jumped back into the top 10 on Billboard’s Top Album Sales for the first time in three months.
The album surged from 56th position to No. 10 on the chart dated February 18 after the singer won several awards at the Grammys.
The set sold 5,500 copies in the U.S. in the week ending February 9, up 138%, according to Luminate.
Renaissance is Beyoncé’s seventh studio LP, a long-awaited follow-up to Lemonade. The 16-track record includes lead single “Break My Soul” as well as songs with contributions from Jay-Z, Skrillex, 070 Shake, The-Dream, Drake, and more. Renaissance debuted atop the Billboard 200 albums chart.
Renaissance won the Grammy Award for best dance/electronic album, while three of its songs won individual awards. “Break My Soul” won best dance/electronic recording, “Plastic Off the Sofa” won best traditional R&B performance and “Cuff It” won best R&B song.
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