Beyoncé’s ‘Renaissance’ Debuts At No. 1

Beyoncé’s ‘Renaissance’ Debuts At No. 1

Beyoncé’s is peaceful the bar, with RENAISSANCE officially coming into in at No. 1 on the Billboard 200—marking the first album of 2022 by a female artist to top the chart.

General, Beyoncé has also grow to be the first female artist to love seven solo albums consecutively debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart. The album outsold its closest competitors by 3:1, in step with the Authentic Charts Company. Additionally it’s miles No. 1 on the U.K. Albums Chart, her fourth solo entry to lead.

RENAISSANCE has earned an unheard of 332,000 associated album items, making it 2022’s greatest week yet by a female artist. The faded rollout integrated physical copies on each and each CD and vinyl, which fans obtained on or attain the knowledgeable launch date (July 29).

Of that, albums sales had been estimated 190,000 (121,000 on CD, 26,000 on vinyl, and 43,000 by ability of digital downloads) and roughly 179.06 million on-search data from streams, Billboard experiences. The latter marks Bey’s greatest streaming week ever and the very absolute top for a female artist this one year up to now.

Following the launch of the album, Bey dropped an EP of remixes for its lead single, “Atomize My Soul.” That comprises iconic figures within the dwelling and dance world—Honey Dijon, DJ Nita Aviance, Terry Hunter, and—every video display gave contemporary lifestyles to the infectious single.

Billed as “a safe effect, a effect with out judgment. A effect to be free of perfectionism and overthinking. A effect to bawl, launch, feel freedom,” fans are eagerly expecting RENAISSANCE visuals.