Plus, Lil Baby hits a new peak.
Meek Mill returns to No. 1 on the Billboard Artist 100 chart (dated Dec. 15) to become the top musical act in the U.S. for a third total week, and for the first time since July 2015, as his new set Championships launches at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with 229,000 equivalent album units, according to Nielsen Music.
The Artist 100, which launched in July 2014, measures artist activity across key metrics of music consumption, blending album and track sales, radio airplay, streaming and social media fan interaction to provide a weekly multi-dimensional ranking of artist popularity.