Drake’s ‘Nothing Was the Same’ Debuts On Top Of Billboard 200
Drake is definitely the man of the hour right now.
His latest album, Nothing Was the Same, has landed at number one on the Billboard 200 charts with 658,000 copies in its first week. According to Nielsen SoundScan, this is the second best-selling project of the year, only behind Justin Timberlake’s The 20/20 Experience released in March.
“Nothing Was the Same also gives Drake his personal best week ever,” Billboard reports. “His last album, 2011′s Take Care, started at No. 1 with 631,000. His full-length debut, Thank Me Later, launched with 447,000 at No. 1 in 2010. The year before that, his debut EP, So Far Gone, bowed and peaked at No. 6 with 73,000.”