New York-the rapper, who actually called Julius Dubose, his album "Hoodie SZN" topped the Billboard 200 list last week, despite only 823 albumsalg. The reason why the album ended up on top is going to be the 83 million strømmingene the album has received.
Albums that was sold was the dog sold digitally, when it has not been released as a physical album. Add together the number of streams and downloads of individual songs, as well as digital albumsalg the equivalent of 58.000 albumsalg.
the New York Times writes that this is the last and most extreme example of how the music industry has changed, where there are now hardly sold physical albums anymore. Only 10 percent of the albumsalgene in the united STATES the first half of 2018 was the physical formats. In the course of the six months it was sold 18,6 million CDS in the country, which is a decline of 47 per cent in the first half of 2017.
23-åringens album came out right before christmas. It is the second time his music comes on the Billboard-list. The album "The bigger the artist" came as number four in 2017.