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Stray Kids' new album 'Go Live (incl. repackage: In Life)’ hits #1 on the United World Album Chart with equivalent sales of 251.000!  'Go Live (incl. repackage: In Life)' has sold a total of 548.000 so far!
 
The album debuted at #1 on the Worldwide ITunes Album Chart where it held for 2 days and on the Worldwide Apple Music Album Chart where it reigned for 4 days! Stray Kids was formed by JYP Entertainment through the 2017 reality show of the same name. The group is composed of Bang Chan, Lee Know, Changbin, Hyunjin, Han, Felix, Seungmin, and I.N.


 
Former No. 1, Taylor Swift's ‘Folklore’, rebounds 6-2 this week after selling another 123.000 equivalent units and 2.219.000 official sales so far not counting 900.000 units in China!


Pop Smoke's former chart topping 'Shoot For The Stars, Aim For The Moon' rebounds 4-3 after selling another 122.000 units and 1.916.000 so far, while Korean Girl Band TWICE debuts at #4 with their brand new album '#TWICE3' after selling 113.000 units in its first week!


Alicia Keys debuts at #5 with her new album 'Alicia', selling 91.000 equivalent units in one week, while Juice WRLD's posthumous former #1 album, 'Legends Never Die’, dips 5-6 after selling another 82.000 units and 1.876.000 so far!


YoungBoy's Never Broke Again's 'Top' slips 4-7 in its 2nd week with sales of 67.000 and a total of 201.000 so far while Harry Styles' 'Fine Line' holds at #8, selling another
60.000 and a total of 3.206.000 so far.


New entry at #9 for Ava Max's 'Heaven & Hell' with first week sales of 59.000 while Keith Urban's 'The Speed Of Now, Part 1' enters the chart at #10 with sales of 53.000.

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Korean Boy Group SEVENTEEN has debuted at #1 on the United World Chart With '24H', their 2nd Japan-language EP, selling 252,000 equivalent units this past week! #24H debuted atop the Oricon Weekly Albums Chart setting a new personal sales record in Japan! The album follows Seventeen's 8th EP 'Heng:garæ', released on June 22 which is the group's best-selling album to date, having sold 1.000.000 copies in less than a week. 'Heng:garæ' topped the Gaon Album Chart and debuted atop the United World Chart with 1.218.000 equivalent units! The album spawned six tracks, including the smash hit single "Left & Right". 

 

Japanese Singer/Songwriter Aimyon's 3rd studio album 'Oishii Pasta Ga Aru To Kiite' debuts at #2 this week on the World United Chart with 137.000. 

 

American rapper Youngboy Never broke Again debuts at #3 with his brand new Album 'Top' and global equivalent sales of 134.000 after debuting at #1 on the Billboard 200 chart!

 

Former #1, Pop Smoke's posthumous album, 'Shoot For The Stars, Aim For The Moon' dips 3-4 after selling another 120,000 equivalent units and 1.794 Million so far, while former chart topper, Juice Wrld's posthumous album 'Legends Never Die', holds at #5 after selling another 87.000 equivalent units and 1.794.000 copies so far!

 

Taylor Swift’s former chart topper, 'Folklore', holds at #6 after selling another 83.000 equivalent units in its 7th week on the chart, surpassing 2.096.000 official sales units around the world and about 1 Million unofficial in China!

 

New entry at #7 for Marilyn Manson 'We Are Chaos' with 1st week sales of 70.000 while Harry Styles' 'Fine Line' lifts 9-8 after selling another 60.000 equivalent units and 3.146.000 in total!

 

The hugely talented Japanese Superstar Kenshi Yonezu dips 8-9 with his masterpiece 'Stray Sheep' after selling another 55.000 equivalent units and 1.723.000 so far, topping the World Album Chart and the Oricon Album chart for 3 whole weeks!

 

The Original Broadway Cast - Hamilton: An American Musical reenters the World Top 10 at #10 after selling another 49,000 units and 2.843.000 equivalent units so far!


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Cardi B & Megan Thee Stallion's "WAP" is back atop the United World Chart for a 2nd non consecutive week! Released via Atlantic Records on August 2, the song debuted at number one on the US hot 100, becoming the first female rap collaboration to debut atop the chart. It’s Megan's 2nd No. 1 Single in the US and Cardi B's 4th, extending her record as the female rapper with the most No. 1 singles in Hot 100 history! The song broke the record for the largest opening streaming week for a Female Rap collab in US history scoring over 2.34 million streams on Spotify! "WAP" also debuted at number one on the US Apple Music songs chart, the platform's highest ever debut by a female artist, extending Cardi B's record as the female artist with the most chart-toppers in the service. The song also topped the Billboard Digital Song Sales and Streaming charts. The 93 million streaming total became the largest first-week streams for a song in Billboard history, besting the previous record held by Ariana Grande’s “7 Rings" (85.3 million), and earned the most weekly streams for a song in 2020, surpassing the 77.2 million total of Roddy Ricch’s “The Box". "WAP" also generated the most weekly on-demand US audio streams among songs by female artists, with 54.7 million streams, again surpassing "7 Rings", and earned the largest sales week for a song since Taylor Swift’s “Me” featuring Brendon Urie (193,000 copies). "WAP" was certified gold by the RIAA seven days after its release. Cardi B is the only female rapper to achieve Hot 100 number-one singles in two different decades ie 2010s and 2020s. The song has spent four weeks atop the Billboard Hot 100 so far. "WAP” has topped the new Billboard Global 200 chart for 2 weeks with 100.9 million global streams and 23,000 global downloads in its 1st week.“WAP” also debuted atop Billboard's Global Excl. U.S. chart. "WAP" also topped the Rolling Stone Top 100 chart for 5 non-consecutive weeks! "WAP” has also spent 4 non consecutive weeks atop the Canadian Hot 100, becoming Cardi B's second chart-topper and Megan's first. It also topped the Official UK chart for 3 weeks, currently No. 2 on the chart, and is the 1st Female Rap Collab to ever hit #1 in the UK! It also became the first No. 1 single for both artists on the IRMA Irish Singles Chart where it has spent three weeks atop the chart. In Australia, "WAP" has spent six weeks atop the chart, becoming the longest-running number one song by a female hip hop artist in history, surpassing the previous record set by Salt’n’Pepa’s “Let’s Talk About Sex” and in New Zealand, “WAP” has been #1 for 6 weeks, Cardi B's second chart-topper and Megan's first in the country. The song also hit #1 in Greece, Lithuania and the Netherlands! "WAP” is the lead single from Cardi B's hugely anticipated 2nd studio album.

 

 BTS’s "Dynamite" dips 1-3 after an incredible 3 week reign atop the chart! The song scored the biggest global first week sales of 2020! 

 

Former #1, "Savage Love (Laxed - Siren Beat)” by Jawsh685 & Jason Derulo holds tight at No. 3 while MALUMA's "Hawai", which has reached record breaking streaming levels in Latin America, lifts 5-4, reaching a new peak on the world chart!

 

Harry Styles "Watermelon Sugar" dips 4-5 while 24KGoldn's “Mood”, this week’s UK leader, ft. Iann Dior, holds at #6.

Former #1, the Weeknd's "Blinding Lights", holds at #7 after 17 weeks at #1, and previous chart topper, Da Baby, holds at #8 with his smash hit "Rockstar” ft. Roddy Ricch!

 

Drake’s Laugh Now, Cry Later” ft. Lil Durk rebounds 10-9 while Joel Curry's UK #1 hit "Head & Heart” ft? MNEK closes this week's global Top 10, up one spot from last week!


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Pop Kings BTS are #1 for a 3rd week atop the Global Track Chart with their smash hit "Dynamite"! 'Dynamite' is BTS' first English-speaking Song and rocketed to #1 two weeks ago, scoring the biggest first week sales of 2020! The 2nd biggest debut this year is "Blinding Lights” by The Weeknd who congratulated the band for their first US Hot 100 No. 1 saying it was huge for Asia! "Dynamite" is BTS's 7th Global Top 10 hit and the only Korean song in the chart's history to hit #1 since PSY’s "Gangnam Style" 8 years ago. "Dynamite" is the first Korean Song ever to go to #1 on the US hot 100 chart in America. The song scored 300,000 equivalent units, the biggest 1st week sales in 2020! The song also topped the Billboard Digital Song Sales chart, selling 265,000 downloads, the biggest pure sales week since Taylor Swift’s "Look What You Made Me Do" in 2017. "Dynamite" is just the 20th song to debut at #1 on the US Hot 100 and spend its first two weeks atop the chart since Billboard began its charts in 1958. The song sold another 182,000 units in its 2nd week at #1 in America! "Dynamite" has peaked at #1 in several other countries including South Korea where it scored a Perfect All kill for 2 consecutive weeks at #1 on the Gaon Digital, Download, Streaming and BGM charts! "Dynamite" holds for a 3rd week atop the Gaon Digital and Streaming charts! Its BTS' 7th number one in Korea and the 2nd in 2020 after "On". The Song has so far peaked at #1 in Belgium (Wallonia), Colombia, Hungary, Lithuania, Malaysia, Peru, Scotland and Singapore. It has reached #2 in Australia, Canada, Estonia, Israel, Japan on the Billboard Japan Hot 100 and in the US on the Rolling Stone Top 100 and the new Global 200 Billboard chart and the Global Billboard Chart outside of America! In the UK, "Dynamite" debuted at #3 on the official chart and was certified gold shortly after, becoming the band's most successful single to date! "Dynamite" also peaked at #4 in New Zealand & Switzerland, #5 in Brazil & Uruguay, #6 in Guatemala & Ireland, #7 in Slovakia, #8 in Germany & Russia, #9 in Costa Rica, Czech Republic, the Netherlands & Panama, #10 in Mexico, #12 in El Salvador, #13 in Finland, #18 in France & Malta, #19 in Argentina, Greece & Sweden, #20 in Norway, #22 in Latvia, #26 in Denmark, #28 in Italy, #38 in Spain and #64 in Romania. "Dynamite" debuted atop the Worldwide iTunes Song Chart after peaking at #1 in 104+ countries in its 1st day including the US and is the fastest song in history to hit 100 x #1s on iTunes! It also scored the biggest debut of the year on Spotify, topping the Global Spotify Chart with 7,778,950 streams and the US chart with 1,824,254 plays! Its also the biggest Group debut of All Time on the platform! "Dynamite" also scored the biggest debut of All time on YouTube with over 3 million concurrent viewers, and was the most viewed video on the platform in its first 24 hours! YouTube officially confirmed that the video was viewed by 101.1 Million in its 1st day! Its the fastest video to reach 100 & 200 Million views and the fastest Group video to reach 300M! "Dynamite" has broken 3 Guinness World Records Including “Most Viewed YouTube Video In 24 Hours", "Most viewed YouTube Music Video in 24 hours” and "Most Viewed YouTube Music Video in 24 hours by a K-pop group”!

 

'WAP' by the American female rappers Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion holds at #2 for a 4th week after debuting at No. 1, while 'Savage Love (Laxed - Siren Beat)' by New Zealand producer Jawsh 685 and Jason Derulo holds at #3 after previously topping the Global Track Chart for 4 non consecutive weeks!

 

Harry Styles’ "Watermelon Sugar" holds at #4 while "Hawái", the new single by Colombian singer/ songwriter and actor Maluma which has reached record breaking streaming levels in Latin America lifts 8-5 this week on the United World Chart!

 

American Rapper 24KGoldn's "Mood” feat. Iann Dior from Puerto Rico shoots holds at #6 for a 2nd week after scoring the largest points increase last week while former chart topper, the Weeknd’s  "Blinding Lights" dips 5-7 after 17 weeks atop the global chart and former chart topper Dababy's "Rockstar” ft. Roddy Ricch dips 7-8.

 

BLACKPINK’s "Ice Cream” with Selena Gomez lifts 10-9 in its 2nd week after scoring last week's Hot shot debut. Released on August 28, "Ice Cream" debuted at #1 on US ITunes and the Worldwide iTunes Song chart and in the Top 5 of the US and Global Spotify charts! The song has so far peaked at #13 on the US Billboard Hot 100, becoming Blackpink's first single to hit the Top 20, surpassing "How You Like That" and "Sour Candy", both of which peaked at number 33! Blackpink are now the first all-female act since Fifth Harmony to have 3 consecutive top 40 hits! The song also debuted at #2 on Billboard's Digital Songs chart after BTS's "Dynamite" and at #8 on Billboard's Streaming Songs chart, having sold over 23,000 digital copies and reached over 18.3 million streams in its first week! The song reached 5.1 million radio airplay audience impressions during its first week of tracking! The song also debuted in the Top 40 in Australia, Canada, Ireland, Lithuania, New Zealand, Singapore and the UK with BLACKPINK becoming the Korean act with the most top 40 singles in UK chart history!!

 

Drake’s "Laugh Now, Cry Later” ft. Lil Durk, dips 9-10 in its 4th week on the chart!


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Japanese Idol Group King & Prince has done it again, rocking to the top of the United World Album Chart with their brand new effort 'L&' after selling 555,000 equivalent units in its 1st week according to Oricon. 'L&' follows their self-titled debut Album which topped the United World Album Chart the 27th week of 2019 with equivalent sales of 468,000! King & Prince were signed as a 6 member Group in 2018 to Johnny & Associates' new record Company with Universal Music (Johnny's Universe) and were the first artists to sign under the label. Their debut single "Cinderella Girl" was released on 23 May 2018 and sold over 577,000 copies in its first week, the first debut single in over 12 years to exceed 1st week sales of 500,000 copies, becoming the most commercially successful debut of the decade! By late June, King & Prince had become the highest earning new artists, and in September 2018, "Cinderella Girl" was certified 3x Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of Japan (RIAJ) for shipments of 750,000 units! King & Prince embarked on a nationwide arena tour titled 'King & Prince First Concert Tour 2018' attracting 260,000 fans. On October 10, 2018, King & Prince released their second single titled "Memorial" which sold over 400,000 copies in its first week, topping the Oricon Singles Chart. It was soon certified 2x Platinum by the RIAJ for shipments of 500,000 units. King & Prince have sold over 3 million records so far in Japan!

 

Back to this week's top selling Albums with Super Junior's brand new Album 'Bad Blood' landing at #2 on the United World Album Chart, selling 157.000 equivalent units in its 1st week!

 

Former #1, Pop Smoke's posthumous album, 'Shoot For The Stars, Aim For The Moon', holds at #3 after selling another 121.000 equivalent sales this week and 1.674.000 so far, while US rapper BIG SEAN lands at #4 with his brand new 'Detroit 2' after selling 116.000 equivalent units in its 1st week!

 

Former chart topper, Juice WRLD's posthumous album 'Legends Never Die', holds at #5 after selling another 91.000 equivalent units and 1.707.000 so far while last week's chart topper, Taylor Swift’s  'Folklore', drops 1-7, after selling another 89.000 equivalent units in its 7th week on the chart, surpassing 2.013.000 official sales units around the world according to Mediatraffic and nearly 1 Million unofficial in China! 

 

New entry at #8 for 6ix9ine’s 'TattleTales' with 1st week sales of 71.000 while the hugely talented Japanese Superstar Kenshi Yonezu dips 4-8 with his masterpiece 'Stray Sheep' after selling another 70.000 equivalent units and 1.668.000 so far, topping the World Album Chart and the Oricon Album chart for 3 whole weeks!

 

Harry Styles’ ‘Fine Line' dips 8-9 after selling another 60.000 equivalent units and 3.086.000 in total, while Metallica & San Francisco Symphony's 'S&M2' drops 2-10 after selling another 58.000 equivalent units in its 2nd week and 202.000 so far! 

 

So far in 2020, the Albums which have surpassed 2 Million official sales units according to Media Traffic are Taylor Swift's 'Folklore', Harry styles' 'Fine Line' which was released in December 2019, and has sold 2,29 million units in 2020, 'Hollywood's Bleeding’ by Post Malone which sold 2,36 million this year, 'When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?’ by Billie Eilish

 which sold 2,47 million just in 2020, 'After Hours by The Weeknd which sold 2,5 million and 'Map Of The Soul: 7 by BTS which has sold 6,16 million so far!




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