Lover becomes Taylor Swift’s sixth album to debut at No 1 on Billboard 200 chart

Press Trust of India

Sep 02, 2019 14:29:38 IST

American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift is gaining much appreciation for her latest album Lover which has blasted in at No.1 on the Billboard chart 200, since her last release reputation in 2017.

 Lover becomes Taylor Swift’s sixth album to debut at No 1 on Billboard 200 chart

Cover art of Taylor Swift's Lover. Image from Twitter

The new album has earned 867,000 equivalent album units in the U.S. last week, according to Nielsen Music, cited Billboard.

Out of that sum, 679,000 were in album sales. Both the figures noted are the largest registered for any album in a single week since the 29-year-old singer's reputation debuted with 1.238 million units in its first week, out of which 1.216 million were in album sales.

The Billboard 200 chart ranks the most popular albums of the week in the U.S. based on multi-metric consumption as measured in equivalent album units.

The units are comprised of traditional album sales, track equivalent albums (TEA) and streaming equivalent albums (SEA).

Updated Date: Sep 02, 2019 14:29:39 IST