Billboard’s The Artist 100 chart is the place where you can find week’s most popular songs across all genres. Artists like Taylor Swift, Drake, The weeknd and Adele holds most weeks at number one. Kodak Black now joins the club for the first time.
The Super Gremlin hitmaker makes major moves on the Billboard charts. Kodak Black’s Back for Everything debuted at #2 on the Billboard 200 rankings. The 19 track album opened with 60,000 first-week equivalent album units.
The success of Back for Everything has helped Kodak Black rise twenty eight spots to #1 on the Artist 100 chart. This is the first time the Florida bred rapper topped that weekly tally of the most popular music artists in America. In addition, Back for Everything sits at #1 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and Top Rap Albums charts.
Kodak Black’s Super Gremlin already peaked at #4 on the Hot 100 song chart. The Atlantic recording artist only recruited Lil Durk as a guest feature on his fourth studio LP. Buddah Bless, London on da Track, Murda Beatz, Scott Storch, Starrah, Zaytoven, Boi-1da, Vinylz, Lee Major, and others provided production.
Previously Kodak Black made it to #1 on the Billboard 200 with 2018’s Dying to Live. That Platinum certified album opened with 89,000 units. 2017’s Project Baby 2 peaked at #2 as well.
The Artist 100 measures artist activity across key metrics of music consumption, blending album and track sales, radio airplay and streaming to provide a weekly multi dimensional ranking of artist popularity.