Gucci Mane Clinches fifth Top 10 Album With "Evil Genius"

It might sound a bit arbitrary to touch upon such an achievement, however Gucci Mane clinching his fifth Top 10 album with Evil Genius is not any small feat for a trap-rapper arising in East Atlanta. Gucci Mane has actually come a good distance since his humble beginnings. Billboard simply introduced the weekly turnover for his or her Top 200 Albums Chart, and sure, Gucci Mane was again within the Top 10, for his week-old album Evil Genius, the most recent in a string of charting efforts courting again to 2005 when he dropped the primary of many Trap House initiatives.

Gucci Mane slots in at fifth place within the Top 200 behind Michael Buble's Christmas album and the A Star Is Born soundtrack carried out by Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper (who additionally acted within the movie). In 2nd place, Meek Mill loses his primary spot to the incumbent champ XXXTentacion whose posthumous album Skins got here out at the exact same time as Evil Genius to heavy scrutiny and a focus, all of which labored in X's favor by week's finish (RIP). Skins is the primary posthumous album to debut in primary since Prince's The Very Best of Prince took the highest spot in 2016, shortly after the singer's demise.