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Post Malone's 'Beerbongs & Bentleys' Breaks Streaming Record, Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums Chart 

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Post Malone’s second album, beerbongs & bentleys, makes a smashing debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart, scoring both the artist’s first No. 1, the year’s biggest debut and a record-breaking streaming week for the set. 

The effort, released on April 27 via Republic Records, earned 461,000 equivalent album units in the week ending May 3, according to Nielsen Music. Of that sum, 153,000 were in traditional album sales. 

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J. COLE’S ‘KOD’ ALBUM LANDS AT NO. 1 ON BILLBOARD 200 

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Was there ever any doubt? J. Cole has notched the No. 1 album in the country again. 

The North Carolina rapper's new LP KOD has debuted in the No. 1 spot of the Billboard 200 chart. Jermaine earned 397,000 equivalent album units in the week ending April 26, reports Nielsen Music. That's enough for the largest streaming week of 2018, and the third-largest streaming week in history. It is also the biggest opening week for a rap album since Kendrick Lamar's Damn. moved 603,000 units in March 2017. 

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