Billboard 200: Beyonce Reigns as ‘Renaissance’ Debuts at #1 with One of 2022’s BIGGEST Sales
Written by torresanz on August 8, 2022
The Queen Bey Reigns, That’s right.. Beyonce blazed back onto the scene with her seventh studio album ‘Renaissance’ and has royally rocketed straight to the top of the Billboard 200.
The Album, which was led by the smash hit single ‘Break My Soul,’ premiered atop of the coveted count with equivalent sales of:
Of that sum, 190,000 was accrued by way of traditional units. Thanks in large part to the various formats that critically-acclaimed LP was made available in – including CDs, limited edition vinyl, and merchandise boxes.
Streaming (SEA) accounted for 138,000 units – from 179.06 million on-demand official streams of the LP’s songs.
‘Renaissance’ becomes Beyonce’s seventh consecutive #1 album on the Billboard 200.
It’s the first album released by a woman in 2022 to top the chart and serves as one of the largest launches of any project of the year so far.