Drake’s Scorpion is projected to remain atop Billboard 200 for second week

Still Scorpion season.

July 11, 2018
Drake’s <i>Scorpion</i> is projected to remain atop Billboard 200 for second week Michael Steele / Getty Images

After running rampant on the Billboard charts upon its release, Drake's Scorpion is now projected to remain at No. 1 for the second consecutive week, Billboard reports. The album initially sold a monstrous 732,000 units in the first week, the largest total in 2018, and is projected to move around 300,000 units in week two.

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In addition, Scorpion became the first ever album to reach a billion global streams; the double-disk effort also shattered Spotify and Apple Music records.

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Drake’s Scorpion is projected to remain atop Billboard 200 for second week