Eminem’s new year is starting on an excellent note as the rapper’s recent offering ‘Music To Be Murdered By’ has jumped from #199 to #3, beating a 50-year-old record while doing so.
The album had a fresh boost from its sister album ‘Music To Be Murdered By- Side B’ which was released days before the end of 2020. ‘Music To Be Murdered By’ was released on January 17th, 2020 with 20 tracks that debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 and also received gold certification by the RIAA.
Following the initial success of the original, ‘Music To Be Murdered By- Side B’ which arrived on Dec 18th is on track to move 70,000-80,000 equivalent units, with 25,000-30,000 coming from pure sales.
In other news, Music to Be Murdered By made Eminem the only artist in history to launch 10 consecutive albums atop the chart after it debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200.
Eminem seems like a bottle of old wine, he gets finer by the years.