On the latest Billboard 200 albums chart, Lecrae scored his first No. 1 with Anomaly -- the only album to top both the Billboard 200 and Gospel Albums chart. It debuted with 88,000 copies sold in the week ending Sept. 14, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Lecrae led a packed week on the chart, where seven new albums arrived in the top 10.
Katy Perry takes her Prismatic World Tour to No. 1 on Billboard's weekly Hot Tours recap with $31 million in ticket sales from the tour's North American leg that began in June. The tally includes concerts that occurred in a two-month span beginning on July 15.
There's a rumble going on Down Under. Over the last few years, Australia has become one of the world's most competitive markets for music streaming services. A few companies could strike it rich, but the sparsely populated country could be trouble for many more.
As previously reported, Meghan Trainor leads an all-female top 5 on the Billboard Hot 100 for a second week with "All About That Bass." Plus, Fall Out Boy's "Centuries," and Calvin Harris' "Blame" featuring John Newman, debut at Nos. 22 and 31, respectively. Who else makes moves this week?
After a three-year hiatus, unusual for the typically hyper-productive Ryan Adams, the singer/songwriter's self-titled 14th solo album in 14 years marks his first No. 1 on Top Rock Albums and his highest rank on the Billboard 200 (No. 4).