HipHopMagz 200 Chart Moves: ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Soundtrack Hits New High


On the most recent Billboard 200 albums chart (dated Jan. 26), A Boogie Wit da Hoodie’s Hoodie SZN held at No. 1 for a second week (incomes 56,000 equal album items within the week ending Jan. 17, in accordance with Nielsen Music), whereas not a single album debuted within the high 40 for the third straight week in a row.

The Billboard 200 chart ranks the week’s hottest albums primarily based on their total consumption. That total unit determine combines pure album gross sales, observe equal albums (TEA) and streaming equal albums (SEA).

Now, let’s take a more in-depth take a look at among the motion on the remainder of the Billboard 200:

— Soundtrack, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse — No. 2: The soundtrack to Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse scales new heights, rising Three-2 with 52,000 equal album items earned (up 6 %). The companion set to the hit animated characteristic movie consists of the latest Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 “Sunflower” by Post Malone and Swae Lee.

Spider-Man — which debuted at No. 5 on the Dec. 29, 2018-dated chart after which moved 13-5-Three-2 — is the most recent soundtrack to climb to new heights on the Billboard 200 within the early a part of the 12 months. Soundtracks typically ascend the chart throughout this time resulting from an absence of latest releases crowding the chart after the vacations, many albums plummeting down the checklist post-Christmas (thus liberating up area for newer titles and soundtracks) and music-filled motion pictures doing large enterprise on the vacation and post-holiday field workplace (or on house video).

Other soundtracks that climbed to the Billboard 200’s high three rungs in January and February of earlier years:

The Greatest Showman

Debuted at No. 73 after which moved 63-5, after which to No. 1 on Jan. 13, 2018.

La La Land

Debuted at No. 118 on Dec. 31, 2016 after which moved 95-52-15, after which to No. 2, its peak, on Jan. 28, 2017.


Debuted at No. 16 on Dec. 10, 2016, after which moved 5-7-Eight-10-6 after which to No. 2, its peak, on Jan. 21, 2017.


Debuted at No. 18 on Dec. 14, 2013, after which moved 11-10-Eight-Four after which to No. 1 on Jan. 18, 2014.

Les Misérables

Debuted at No. 33 on Jan. 5, 2013, then moved to No. 2 after which to No. 1 on Jan. 19, 2013.

Pitch Perfect

Debuted at No. 43 on Oct. 13, 2012, after which moved 16-12-13-33-50-53-105 earlier than leaving the chart. Re-entered at No. 105 on Dec. 1, then fell off once more. Then re-entered once more at No. 45 on Jan. 5, 2013, after which rose 10-7-5 after which to its peak of No. Three on Feb. 2.

— Queen, Bohemian Rhapsody (Soundtrack) — No. 13: The Bohemian Rhapsody soundtrack climbs 76-13 (27,000 equal album items earned within the week ending Jan. 17, in accordance with Nielsen Music, up 161 %) after it regains its SEA and TEA items for the majority of its songs. Per week earlier (on the Jan. 19 chart, reflecting the gross sales and streaming week ending Jan. 10), these items went to Greatest Hits I II & III (falling 10-187 this situation), because it was the week’s top-selling Queen set with these songs. SEA and TEA exercise for an artist’s track, when on a number of albums by that artist, goes to the album promoting extra in a given week. Queen’s catalog will probably get a spike on subsequent week’s chart (dated Feb. 2) following Bohemian Rhapsody’s a number of Academy Award nominations, which have been introduced on Jan. 22, together with finest image.

— Carrie Underwood, Cry Pretty — No. 38: Both Cry Pretty (vaulting 126-38 with 16,000 items; up 115 %) and P!nk’s Beautiful Trauma (a re-entry at No. 105 with Eight,000 items; up 207 %) surge because of gross sales generated from live performance ticket/album sale redemption affords.

— Lana Del Rey, Born to Die — No. 146: Born to Die returns to the checklist at No. 146 (7,000 items; up 24 %) and in addition re-enters Top Album Sales (No. 55, 2,000 offered; up 99 %) after sale pricing and promotion of its vinyl LP at Amazon. The LP re-enters the Vinyl Albums chart at No. Three. Elsewhere on Top Album Sales, Carole King’s basic former No. 1 album Tapestry re-enters at No. 38 (Three,000 copies offered; up 282 %). The album returns following a CBS Sunday Morning profile on the singer on Jan. 13.

— Alec Benjamin, Narrated For You — No. 127: Alec Benjamin’s Narrated for You begins at No. 127, because of a surge in exercise following a brand new remix of its observe “Let Me Down Slowly” that includes Alessia Cara. The album, which was launched in November 2018, enters with 7,000 items (up 41 %), principally from streaming. Benjamin can be cashing in on his Jan. 7 U.S. TV debut on CBS’ The Late Late Show With James Corden, the place he carried out the track. Meanwhile, “Slowly” debuts on the Billboard Hot 100 at No. 79.