N.W.A. Scores First-Ever Top 40 Hit With “Straight Outta Compton”

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Thanks to the success of the Straight Outta Compton movie, N.W.A. is seeing resurgence… helping the group score their first top 40 hit.

N.W.A. made its first-ever appearance on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart this week… with “Straight Outta Compton” debuting at No. 38.┬áThe track sold 35,000 downloads in the last week, and garnered 5.7 million domestic streams.

The N.W.A. biopic has topped the box office for two straight weekends, earning a domestic haul of $111.4 million.

Meanwhile, Dr. Dre’s Compton album sits at No. 3 on the Billboard 200 with 51,000 units in its second week, followed by N.W.A’s Straight Outta Compton, which jumps 30-4 (44,000).

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