Megan Thee Stallion

Megan Thee Stallion’s ‘MEGAN’ Sets Record as 2024’s Top Female Rap Album Debut

Megan Thee Stallion has made a strong entrance on the Billboard 200 this week, debuting at No. 3 with her latest album, “MEGAN.” This marks her sixth top 10 entry on the chart and establishes “MEGAN” as 2024’s biggest debut for a rap album by a female artist.

In its first week, “MEGAN” accumulated 64,000 equivalent album units, including 47,000 streaming equivalent album units, equating to 62.67 million on-demand streams of the album’s tracks. The album also sold 16,000 copies and recorded 1,000 track equivalent album units. These figures highlight Megan Thee Stallion’s significant impact on the rap genre this year.

“Megan Thee Stallion’s success with ‘MEGAN’ also marks it as the first rap album by a woman to enter the top 10 on the Billboard 200 in 2024, solidifying her position in the music industry.

Meanwhile, Taylor Swift continues to dominate the chart, securing her 11th week at No. 1. Morgan Wallen follows at No. 2. Billie Eilish claims the No. 4 position, and Chappell Roan rounds out the top five with “The Rise and Fall of a Midwest Princess,” making its first entry into the top five.

The bottom half of the top 10 features a mix of familiar names and rising stars. Morgan Wallen appears again at No. 6. Peso Pluma takes the No. 7 spot, followed by Shaboozey at No. 8. Noah Kahan and Beyoncé complete the top 10, occupying the No. 9 and No. 10 positions, respectively.

This week’s Billboard 200 reflects the diversity and dynamism of the current music scene. Megan Thee Stallion’s notable debut with “MEGAN” stands out as a significant achievement, reflecting her talent and the support of her fans.

As “MEGAN” continues to gain traction, it is set to further elevate Megan Thee Stallion’s career. Her consistent production of chart-topping music underscores her status as a key player in both the rap and broader music scenes. Fans and industry observers will be watching closely to see her next steps.

Megan Thee Stallion’s “MEGAN” is now available on all major streaming platforms, inviting listeners to experience the album that has made a significant impact in 2024.