6lack earns his first No. 1 on Top R&B Albums as East Atlanta Love Letter debuts on the summit (on the listing dated Sept. 29). The set, launched LVRN/Interscope Records, earned 77,000 equal album models within the week ending Sept. 20, in keeping with Nielsen Music.
Letter additionally provides the singer-rapper his first prime 10 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart because it opens at No. 2, behind Eminem’s Kamikaze. 6lack beforehand halted at No. 11 along with his debut set, Free 6lack, in 2016.
As Letter arrives, it sends six of its tracks onto the Hot R&B Songs chart: The Future-assisted title observe begins at No. 11, adopted by “Loaded Gun” (No. 15), “Unfair” (No. 16), “Let Her Go” (No. 19), “Seasons,” that includes Khalid (No. 20) and “Sorry” (No. 21). In addition, earlier launch “Switch” re-enters at No. 13, and 6lack boasts one other track, a standalone collaboration with Khalid and Ty Dolla $ign, “OTW,” that ranks at No. 7.
“OTW” continues to scale the Rhythmic Songs airplay chart, because it lifts 17-14 due to a 9 % acquire in performs within the week ending Sept. 23, in keeping with Nielsen Music.
Beyond his R&B tunes, 6lack additionally debuts one rap observe, “Pretty Little Fears” on a number of charts. The observe which options J. Cole, begins at No. 35 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart and No. 76 on the Billboard Hot 100.