New York, NY (Top40 Charts)
History-making multiplatinum Dallas, TX artist Post Malone
has achieved "the biggest album debut of 2018" with his second full-length, beerbongs & bentleys (Republic Records). Marking his first entry atop the respective chart, he captures #1 on the BillboardTop 200 and shatters the "first day and one-week streaming records" on Spotify-U.S. and Global. Total
consumption exceeded 461K with 153K traditional sales in under one week.
Meanwhile, he crushed the U.S. record for "most first-week audio streams," stirring up 431 million-plus streams stateside, eclipsing the previous record of 384 million streams set by Drake's More Lifein 2017. It emerges as "the first album with over 400 million audio streams in a single week."
Additionally, beerbongs & bentleys already received a platinum certification from the RIAA, making it one of only 2 platinum albums released in 2018. Lastly, Stoney returns to the Top 10 making Post "the first artist with two albums in the Billboard Top 200 simultaneously since Linkin Park
in August 2017."
Other number ones include #1 on the Billboard Hip-Hop/R&B Albums Chart, #1 on iTunes Overall Top Albums Chart, #1 on iTunes Hip-Hop/Rap Albums Chart, #1 Apple Music
Album, #1 Amazon Music
Album, and many more.
Moreover, the record is an international juggernaut going number one in 10 countries, including UK, Australia, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, and Sweden.
May 20 sees him descend upon the 2018 Billboard Music
Awards with a total of 13 nominations-including Top Male Artist, Top Hot 100 Artist, Top Rap Artist, and Top Billboard 200 Album in addition to two nominations in the Top Streaming Song (Audio) category.
Announcing today, Post will be adding a Hollywood Bowl date to his massive sold out summer headline tour which is now underway with multi-platinum rapper 21 Savage
and special guest SOB RBE sponsored by blu and produced by Live Nation. The tour will wrap at the famous venue in Los Angeles, CA on June 27. Tickets for the show will go on sale to the general public starting May 11th at 10am PT at LiveNation.com. The remaining 27 dates of the North America
tour are completely sold out, with over 300,000 tickets sold. The full confirmed itinerary can be found below.
"Spoil My Night
" feat. Swae Lee
"Rich & Sad
"Zack and Codeine"
"rockstar" feat. 21 Savage
" feat. Ty Dolla $ign
"Ball For Me
" feat. Nicki Minaj
"Blame It On Me
" feat. G-Eazy
with 21 Savage
and special guest SOB x RBE Tour Dates:
Tue, May 8 - Nashville, TN - Nashville Municipal Auditorium
Wed, May 9 - Simpsonville, SC - Heritage Park Amphitheatre
Thu, May 10 - Jacksonville, FL - Daily's Place
Wed, May 16 - Charlotte, NC - PNC Music
Fri, May 18 - Raleigh, NC - Coastal Credit Union Music
Sat, May 19 - Baltimore, MD - Preakness*
Wed, May 23 - Philadelphia, PA - Festival Pier at Penn's Landing
Thu, May 24 - Boston, MA - Xfinity Center
Sat, May 26 - Darien, NY - Darien Lake Amphitheater
Sun, May 27 - Toronto, ON+ - RBC Echo Beach
Tue, May 29 - Detroit, MI - Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill
Sat, June 2 - Cleveland, OH - Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica
Tue, June 5 - Chicago, IL - Huntington Bank Pavilion
Wed, June 6 - Indianapolis, IN - Indiana
Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn
Sun, June 10 - Atlanta, GA - Cellairis Amphitheatre at Lakewood
Thu, June 14 - Dallas, TX - The Pavilion at Toyota Music
Fri, June 15 - Houston, TX+ - The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion presented by Huntsman
Sat, June 16 - Austin, TX - Austin360 Amphitheater
Tue, June 19 - Phoenix, AZ - Rawhide Event Center
Thu, June 21 - San Diego, CA - Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre at SDSU
Fri, June 22 - Las Vegas, NV - Park Theater at Park MGM
Sun, June 24 - San Francisco, CA* - Shoreline Amphitheatre
Wed, June 27 - Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood Bowl
*SOB X RBE not supporting
+ 21 Savage