"Memories ... Do Not Open," the debut full-length album from
The Chainsmokers, racked up the equivalent of 221,000 in sales,
including 60 million streams of the album and 166,000 copies
sold, according to figures from Nielsen SoundScan.
The album includes the hit singles "Paris" and "Something Like
This," following up on the duo's breakout success with "Closer"
Drake's "More Life" dropped one spot to No. 2.
The Billboard 200 album chart tallies units from album sales,
song sales (10 songs equal one album) and streaming activity
(1,500 streams equal one album).
New entries in the top 10 of the Billboard 200 chart this week
include a cappella group Pentatonix at No. 4 with "PTX Vol IV:
Classics," rapper Joey Bada$$ at No. 5 with "All-Amerikkkan Bada$$"
and folk singer Father John Misty at No. 10 with "Pure Comedy."
In the Digital Songs chart, which measures online single sales,
former One Direction singer Harry Styles debuted at No. 1 with
his solo debut "Sign of the Times" selling 142,000 copies.
(Reporting by Piya Sinha-Roy; Editing by Tom Brown)
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