Billboard Takeaways | Logic No. 1 on the Billboard 200

Logic, Everybody © Def JamLogic debuts at no. 1 on the Billboard 200 with ‘Everybody.’ Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee, and Justin Bieber rise to no. 1 on the Hot 100 with “Despacito.”  

Logic had an awesome week. He took his third album, Everybody, to no. 1 on the Billboard 200.  (247,000 units with 79% pure sales). Chris Stapleton also earned a piece of the Billboard 200 pie as From A Room: Volume 1 lands at no. 2, moving 219,000 units (92% pure sales). On the Billboard Hot 100, there’s another new no. 1. Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee earns their first no. 1 hit with “Despacito,” featuring Justin Bieber. DJ Khaled slips from no. 1 to no. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 with “I’m the One?”  Here are ten takeaways from the Billboard 200 and Billboard Hot 100, dated May 27, 2017.

10 Billboard 200 Takeaways


  1. Logic debuts at no. 1 on the Billboard 200 with Everybody.



  1. Chris Stapleton earns the top-selling album of the week, but settles for no. 2 on the Billboard 200 with From A Room: Volume 1.


  1. After three weeks at no. 1, Kendrick Lamar sees DAMN. slip from no. 1 to no. 3. The numbers are still looking good, nonetheless.



  1. Russ debuts at no. 7 with his debut album, There’s Really A Wolf.


  1. Gorillaz sees Humanz slip from no. 2 to no. 9 in its second week on the charts.


  1. Now 62 misses the top 10! It settles for a no. 11 start on the Billboard 200.


  1. Diana Krall earns a top-20 debut with Turn Up the Quiet, which launches at no. 18.



  1. Motionless in White debuts at no. 27 with Graveyard Shift.


  1. Mary J. Blige free falls in her second week. Strength of a Woman drops from no. 3 to no. 28.


  1. Mac DeMarco debuts at no. 29 with his latest project, This Old Dog.


10 Hot 100 Takeaways


  1. Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee take “Despacito,” featuring Justin Bieber ascends from no. 3 to no. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in its 17th charting week.



  1. DJ Khaled descends from no. 1 to no. 3 with “I’m the One,” which features a star-studded cast.



  1. Harry Styles sees “Sign of the Times” rebound 10 spots from no. 28 to no. 18.


  1. Brett Young is on the rise with “In Case You Didn’t Know,” which ascends from no. 31 to no. 24.


  1. French Montana is picking up momentum with “Unforgettable,” featuring Swae Lee, which rises from no. 42 to no. 29.


  1. Childish Gambino sees “Redbone” ascend eight spots from no. 44 to a new peak position of no. 36.


  1. Logic ascends 14 spots with meaningful single “1-800-273-8255,” featuring Alessia Cara and Khalid. It rises from no. 61 to no. 47.


  1. Niall Horan is on the rise as “Slow Hands” picks up steam (rises from no. 90 to no. 52).



  1. Charlie Puth is definitely getting more “Attention” (ascends from no. 64 to no. 53).



  1. Miley Cyrus takes “Malibu” to a no. 64 debut.


Photo Credit: Def Jam


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