Taylor Swift’s Reputation which released on the 10th of November, 2017 continues to be #1 on the Billboard 200 Albums chart for the 3rd week. Reputation is one of the few albums that has stayed atop Billboard 200 for 3 weeks.
The initial two releases “Look What You Made Me Do” and “Gorgeous” ruled multiple Charts for the first few weeks, which was followed by a major release of Taylor Swift’s album Reputation. According to Nielsen Music, Reputation earned 147,000 equivalent album units (down 43 percent) in the week ending Nov 30. Till date, three albums other than Reputation have spent three or more weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 in 2017 which are Kendrick Lamar’s DAMN., Drake’s More Life and The Weeknd’s Starboy. Reputation remained on the Billboard 200 despite being unavailable on streaming services until December 1st. Now being available on all the streaming services, the album is all set to top other charts.
The last album by a woman was Adele’s 25 to have spent 3 weeks at No.1 on the Billboard 200 Albums Chart.