Big Sean's ‘Dark Sky Paradise’ Tops Billboard 200

Posted: Mar 5 2015, 2:10am CST | by , Updated: Mar 5 2015, 2:33am CST, in News | Latest Celebrity News


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  • Big Sean’s ‘Dark Sky Paradise’ secures number 1 spot on Billboard 200 Chart

The latest album ‘Dark Sky Paradise’ by the rapper Big Sean debuts at number 1 on the Billboard 200 chart due to the success of singles such as ‘Blessings’ and immense album sales.

The Detroit rapper Big Sean achieves his first album milestone as his latest record ‘Dark Sky Paradise’ debuts at number 1 position on the Billboard Hot 200 chart. The third album by Big Sean is the first time the rapper has snagged the top spot on the Billboard 200 chart. ‘Dark Sky Paradise’ gained its number one title after its multi-metric consumption evaluation and pure album sales contributed to 81 percent of the standard for gaining the top spot.  

The 26 years old Rapper is a protege of the veteran rapper Kanye West and the current boyfriend of the pop star Ariana Grande. The happy couple receive plenty of paparazzi attention and now with Big Sean’s number 1 album fame the attention may even increase. 

In celebration of his album’s success Big Sean gave out a thanks message to his fans via twitter. Big Sean wrote he is grateful to his fans for having given him an amazing week with the success of his first number 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart.

The rapper further tweeted the support of his fans means the world to him and he feels truly blessed right of this moment. Big Sean seems to be genuinely happy as a result of his achievement as evident by his statements. 

The third album by Big Sean ‘Dark Sky Paradise’ was executively produced by Kanye West. The singles ‘I Don't Fuck With You’ and ‘Blessings’ were hugely successful and it was on their smash hit basis the album came to be on the top spot.

The single ‘Blessings’ was released this week and became a hit from the moment it was unveiled. The videos for the songs from the album ‘Dark Sky Paradise’ also feature multiple cameos from Kanye West himself and may have even aided in its success.

The song videos also contain cameos by the Degrassi rapper/artist Drake, who has always shown his complete support for Big Sean’s work. The songs were immensely popular especially on online streaming services such as Spotify with a total of 17 million online plays only in the United States.

Big Sean probably had the best sales week of his entire career in the present week. According to the Billboard statistics the album ‘Dark Sky Paradise’ sold 173000 records or units in its first week of release, as 10 track downloads is now considered to be equal to the sale of a complete album. 

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