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Playboi Carti Reacts to His First No. 1 Album on the Billboard 200: '!!!!!'

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Playboi Carti performs during the 2019 Rolling Loud music festival at Citi Field on Oct. 12, 2019 in New York City.

Playboi Carti's Whole Lotta Red album tops the Billboard 200 this week, making it the rapper's first album to land at No. 1 on the chart -- and he seems to be celebrating the good news.

"!!!!! wTF. wE r # 1," he tweeted on Sunday (Jan. 3), shortly after the Billboard 200 update was posted.

He then showed some appreciation for those who have supported the album: "mY fANs," he wrote.

Whole Lotta Red, Playboi Carti's second studio album, started with 100,000 equivalent album units earned in the U.S. in the week ending Dec. 31, 2020, according to Nielsen Music/MRC Data. It follows 2018’s Die Lit, which debuted and peaked at No. 3 on the chart.

See his reaction to Sunday's news below.