Kanye West returns to the top of the album charts today in historic fashion, as ye –released digitally on June 1 via G.O.O.D. Music/Def Jam Recordings – becomes his eighth #1 album, and West ties the record for most consecutive #1 album debuts in chart history.
Ye’s seven tracks amassed a total of 180 million on-demand streams in its debut week, and reached a total album equivalent of 208,000 units. Ye was unveiled last Friday at a once-in-a-lifetime listening event in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, seen around the world via a global livestream courtesy of the WAV app. Fans, media, radio programmers, tastemakers, artists and celebs flew in from all over world to be part of the Ye Wyoming experience, and gathered around a bonfire in to hear the album for the first time.
Ye’s tracks immediately shot to the top of the Spotify Global chart, and reached #1 in 83 countries on Apple Music. Now receiving a physical release on CD jewelcase with 8pg booklet and 1 x black heavyweight vinyl, spined sleeve with a white inner.
1 I Thought About Killing You
3 All Mine
4 Wouldn’t Leave Featuring – PARTYNEXTDOOR
5 No Mistakes
6 Ghost Town Featuring – PARTYNEXTDOOR
7 Violent Crimes
Virgin EMI 6778469