It has been said that “Men lie, women lie but numbers don’t.” With that being said, Meek Mill is the truth. It’s safe to say that he is the hottest rapper out right now.
With the release of highly anticipated LP Championships, Meek has come full circle from being incarcerated just last year. He’s counting more wins than loses these days. Continuing his hot streak, Championships is set to top the Billboard album charts.
According to sales figures, Meek’s first week sells amounted to 208,000 with 34,000 being pure sales.
Many have said that Championships is Meek’s best work to date. It features Jay-Z, Drake, Rick Ross, Cardi B, Kodak Black, 21 Savage, Jeremih, and host of others. Production was handled by Bangladesh, Cardo, C-Sick, Don Cannon, Hit-Boy, Hitmaka, Tay Keith, and Wheezy, among others.
Championships is a statement of Meek Mill becoming the artists and the man that he was always destined to be.
Below are the complete sales figures of rap albums that were released.
Meek Mill’s Championships 208K First Week (34K Pure)
Lil Baby’s Street Gossip sells 84K First Week (6K Pure)
Ski Mas the Slump God’s Stokeley sells 52K First Week (5K Pure)
Earl Sweatshirt’s Some Rap Songs sells 29K First Week (10K Pure)