I don’t know why the previous Paul McCartney’s thread disappeared, so here we go again!
Paul McCartney Earns First No. 1 Album in Over 36 Years on Billboard 200 Chart With ‘Egypt Station’
It’s his first debut at No. 1, and first chart-topper since “Tug of War” in 1982.
Paul McCartney achieves his first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart in over 36 years, as his new studio effort, Egypt Station, bows atop the list.
The set, which was released on Sept. 7 via MPL/Capitol Records, launches with a larger-than-expected 153,000 equivalent album units earned in the week ending Sept. 13 according to Nielsen Music. Of that sum, 147,000 were in traditional album sales.
Also, Paul McCartney Hits No. 1 On Billboard Artist 100 Chart.