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Fabolous debuts at No. 7 on the Billboard 200 albums chart with his latest effort, Summertime Shootout 3: Coldest Summer Ever. The set — the rapper's seventh top 10 effort — launches with 44,000 equivalent album units earned in the week ending Dec. 5, according to Nielsen Music.
Summertime was released on Nov. 29 via Desert Storm/Def Jam Recordings.
The Billboard 200 chart ranks the most popular albums of the week in the U.S. based on multi-metric consumption as measured in equivalent album units. Units comprise album sales, track equivalent albums (TEA) and streaming equivalent albums (SEA). The new Dec. 14-dated chart (where Summertime bows at No. 7) will be posted in full on Billboard's websites on Dec. 10.
Of Summertime's overall starting sum of 44,000 units, 37,000 were in SEA units (translating to 46.9 million in on-demand audio streams), 6,000 in album sales and 1,000 in TEA units.
The effort includes featured turns from Meek Mill, Lil Durk, A Boogie Wit da Hoodie, Tory Lanez and Chris Brown, among others.
Summertime is Fabolous’ seventh top 10 set. Here's a look at his collection of top 10s:
Title, Peak Position, Peak DateGhetto Fabolous, No. 4, Sept. 29, 2001Street Dreams, No. 3, March 22, 2003Real Talk, No. 6, Nov. 27, 2004From Nothin' to Somethin', No. 2, June 30, 2007Loso's Way (Soundtrack), No. 1, Aug. 15, 2009Friday on Elm Street (with Jadakiss), No. 10, Dec. 16, 2017Summertime Shootout 3: Coldest Summer Ever, No. 7, Dec. 14, 2019
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