Future’s ‘The WIZRD’ Aiming for No. 1 Debut on HipHopMagz 200 Albums Chart


Plus: New albums from Maggie Rogers & Cody Johnson set for sizable bows.

Future is on track for his sixth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart, in line with business forecasters. Those within the know counsel his new effort, Future Hendrxx Presents: The WIZRD, may launch atop the tally with maybe greater than 110,000 equal album models earned within the week ending Jan. 24. The set was launched on Jan. 18 Freebandz/Epic Records.

The Billboard 200 chart ranks the most well-liked albums of the week primarily based on multimetric consumption, which incorporates conventional album gross sales, monitor equal albums (TEA) and streaming equal albums (SEA). The prime 10 of the Feb. 2-dated Billboard 200 chart (the place WIZRD may bow at No. 1) is scheduled to be revealed on Billboard’s web sites on Sunday, Jan. 27.

Future beforehand topped the Billboard 200 with HNDRXX (March 18, 2017), his self-titled album (March 10, 2017), Evol (Feb. 27, 2016), What a Time to Be Alive (with Drake, Oct. 10, 2015) and DS2 (Aug. eight, 2015). If The WIZRD does bow at No. 1, it’ll additionally safe Future his 11th prime 10 effort.

Other albums shaping up for sizable debuts on subsequent week’s chart embrace Maggie Rogers’ Heard It in a Past Life and Cody Johnson’s Ain’t Nothin’ to It. The former may bow within the prime 10 with maybe 35,000 models, whereas the latter is aiming to begin within the prime 20 with round 30,000 or extra.