Young Thug Is The First Artist To Have 3 Projects debut In Top 5 Rap Albums Chart

This year Young Thug has put out a total of three projects so far, with the latest being JEFFERY. Although it’s been unclear if any of the other projects were viewed as “albums”, both previous projects have each been released commercially, and two of them have even charted within the top 10 mark on the Billboard albums chart. JEFFERY recently made its debut at No. 8 with a total of 37,000 in streaming and 18,000 in album sales.

Now on the Rap Albums chart, its been reported that JEFFERY debuted at No. 3, where Slime Season 3 and I’m Up debuted at No. 1 and No. 4. The only other artist to have gotten two top 5 debuts on the Rap Albums chart this year is Kevin Gates, with his January debut album, Islah, and his May project Murder for Hire 2.

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