Big Sean dropped his new Dark Sky Paradise last week, and this week, he scores his first #1 on the Billboard 200.
His third studio LP sold 173,000 copies in its first week, 139,000 being physical copies.
The G.O.O.D. Music rapper expressed his excitement about his career milestone. “Thank u guys for an amazing week and giving me my 1st #1 album! Dark Sky Paradise! The support means everything. truly Blessed,” he tweeted.
The sales week was also Sean’s best ever, besting the 87,000 copies of his 2011 debut Finally Famous (#3). His sophomore album, 2013’s Hall of Fame, debuted and peaked at #3 with 72,000.