From Wakanda to the Billboard‘s Top 200, Black Panther: The Album takes the throne. Curated by Kendrick Lamar and TDE’s CEO Anthony “Top Dawg” Tiffith, the compilation album features various artists including Kendrick Lamar, SZA, The Weeknd and others. The soundtrack pulled in 154,000 units in its first week sales and has become the second soundtrack (The Greatest Showman) to debut at number 1 this year.
Black Panther hit theaters on Thursday, February 15 and has grossed $192 million in three days. It is projected to put close out weekend at $218 million.