TDE’s ‘Black Panther: The Album’ Set To Debut At #1 On Billboard 200
Yet another Kendrick Lamar led LP is set to land in the top spot on the Billboard 200 chart. Black Panther: The Album is expected to debut at #1 with over 100,000 first-week units.
The TDE superstar curated the soundtrack, and he is credited on five songs on the project. SZA, Schoolboy Q, Jay Rock, Ab-Soul, The Weeknd, Future, Travis Scott, Vince Staples, and Khalid also appear on Black Panther: The Album.
Lamar previously reached the apex of the Billboard 200 with To Pimp A Butterfly, Untitled Unmastered, and Damn. Including Schoolboy Q’s Oxymoron, the Top Dawg Entertainment roster currently has a total of 4 chart toppers.
Marvel Studios’ Black Panther will hit North American theaters on February 16. Industry forecasters are predicting the superhero movie is likely to bring in over $170 million in its opening weekend.