Cardi B’s ‘Invasion of Privacy’ Debuts on top of Billboard 200 Chart

Cardi B, Invasion of Privacy
Cover of Cardi B's debut album "Invasion of Privacy"

Cardi B’s debut album cemented its place on top of the Billboard 200 charts.

The rapper’s Invasion of Privacy sold 255,000 equivalent album units in the week, according to Billboard.

The album sold 135,000 and was streamed over 200 million times in the week ending April 12, making it the largest streaming week for an album by a woman, besting Beyonce’s Lemonade. 

Invasion is the second-largest debut of 2018 behind Justin Timberlake’s Man in the Woods.

She also becomes the fifth female rapper to debut at number on the charts, following Nicki Minaj, Eve, Foxy Brown and Lauryn Hill.

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