Billboard just reported that his newly released Care Package project landed the #1 spot on the Billboard 200 chart this past week, earning 109,000 equivalent album sales.
Serving as his ninth #1 album, Care Package contains 17 previously released Drake records, most of which were never officially released on any of the streaming networks. It is also serves as the first No. 1 album for OVO Sound, the newly launched label co-founded by Drake. All of Drake’s previous albums were released via Young Money/Cash Money/Republic.
Behind Drake for the No. 2 album is Ed Sheeran and his No.6 Collaborations Project.