Bruce Springsteen‘s new album Letter to You debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 chart (dated Nov. 7), making the singer the first to achieve the feat of hitting the top five on the list in each of the last six decades.
Letter to You, which is Springsteen’s 20th album, was the top selling album of the week, debuting at No. 1 on the Album Sales chart and the musician’s biggest sales week for any album since 2014 when his High Hopes sold 99,000 copies.
According to Nielsen Music/MRC Data, Letter to You earned 96,000 equivalent album units in the U.S. in the week ending October 29. Of that sum, 92,000 comprise album sales, 4,000 comprise SEA units (totaling 5.37 million on-demand streams of the set’s songs) and less than 1,000 comprise TEA units.
Overall, Letter to You is Springsteen’s 21st top 10 and top five-charting album on the Billboard 200, which means all his top 10 made it to the top 5 bracket.
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