Now Playing loading...

The Year in Music 2021: Top-five biggest albums


Republic Records

From old school to new school, there’s no denying that hip-hop made its way to the top of the charts this year.  Here are the top five albums of 2021, based on first-week sales. 

5. Lil Baby and Lil DurkThe Voice of the Heroes, released June 4 — 150,000 in sales

4. Tyler, the CreatorCall Me if You Get Lost, released June 25 — 169,000 in sales

3. J. ColeThe Off-Season, released May 14 — 282,000 in sales

2. Kanye WestDonda, released August 29 — 309,000 in sales

1. DrakeCertified Lover Boy, released September 3 — 613,000 in sales

Copyright © 2021, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.

Comments are closed.