Pop Smoke’s Album Spent Most Weeks at No. 1 Than Any Other Album Since Drake’s ‘Take Care’
Pop Smoke’s debut album Shoot for the Stars Aim for the Moon continues to run it up on the charts. The album is now at the top of the R&B/Hip-Hop albums chart for the 11th week, becoming the longest-running champ in nearly a decade.
Shoot for the Stars… is also the third-longest stay at No. 1 for a rap album in the history of the chart. The album bounced back from the No. 2 slot to take back over the top slot. Billboard reports since its debut, the album has yet to drop below No. 3 in the weekly rankings.
The 11th run at No. 1 has pushed Pop Smoke’s album past both Beyoncé’s Lemonade and Kendrick Lamar’s DAMN., to claim the longest run at No. 1 in eight years The only album that matches Smoke’s album is Drake’s Take Care that hit the top of the chart for 12 weeks between the years 2011 and 2012.