Popular Nigerian singer, Burna Boy’s new album, ‘Twice As Tall’ had debuted at No. 54 on the Billboard 200 and No 1 on Billboard World Album.
Billboard Charts via their verified Twitter account which tracks sales and streams of albums within the American enclave made the announcement of Burna Boy peaking at No 54 with Twice as Tall
The account [@BillboardCharts] wrote that “@burnaboy’s ‘Twice As Tall’ debuts at No. 54 on this week’s #Billboard200.”
This is a new peak position for Burna Boyafter African Giantpeaked at No. 104 on the same charts. It is the highest-charting Nigerian album ever on the Billboard 200.
Three years prior to that, Wizkid‘s Sounds From The Other Sidehad also peaked at No. 107 on the same charts.
In 1983, King Sunny Adealso peaked at No. 111 on the Billboard 200 with his album, JuJu Musicwhich he made with His African Beats. He also spent 29 weeks on the charts.
Source: The African Media