Drake Close to Take Jay Z’s Spot on Billboard’s Most Week at #1. Eminem Remains on Top

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Drake’s More Life rules the Billboard 200 albums chart for a second week, as the set earned 226,000 equivalent album units in the week ending March 30, according to Nielsen Music. It declined 55 percent compared to its blockbuster debut frame of 505,000 units.

 

With More Life clocking a second week at No. 1, it marks the 20th cumulative week at No. 1 for Drake as an artist, combining the two weeks atop the list for More Life with his previous 18 weeks leading the tally with his six earlier No. 1s. Among hip-hop acts, the only artists with more weeks at No. 1 are Eminem, Jay Z and MC Hummer. Check the list below:

 

1. Eminem – 31 weeks from seven #1 albums;

2. Jay Z – 23 weeks from thirteen #1 albums;

3. M.C. Hammer – 21 weeks from only one #1 album;

4. Drake – 20 weeks from seven #1 albums.