Kendrick Lamar scores his third album with more than 1 million traditional album sales in the U.S.
While streaming dominates the day, there are still a few artists who can do numbers when it comes to traditional album sales. Case in point, Kendrick Lamar just scored his third million-selling album with his most recent LP release Damn.
Released nearly a year ago, the album is still putting numbers on the boards. According to Billboard, for the week ending in March 29, the album sold an additional 4,000 copies, boosting the total sales on the project to 1.002 million.
ncluding streaming numbers, Damn. went platinum in less than a month. In all, the album has produced 3.137 million equivalent album sales. The rapper’s previous two promoted album’s To Pimp a Butterfly (2015) and good kid, m.A.A.d city (2012) had 1.05 million and 1.72 million in traditional album sales, respectively.