The rapper’s latest album remains a streaming juggernaut as Pink’s “Beautiful Trauma” leaps to No. 2 thanks to a ticket bundle.
Donald Glover’s track benefited from millions of YouTube streams, but starting next month the formula that determines chart positions will be weighted toward paid streams.
A move into the booming celebrity-branded spirits market is yet another career twist for an artist who has spent five decades confounding expectations.
Her debut album, “Invasion of Privacy,” opened at the top of the Billboard chart with the equivalent of 255,000 sales.
On Tuesday, the streaming music giant will begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Its path ahead, however, is far from clear.