Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Rihanna scores first U.S. No. 1 album

Rihanna has finally landed her first U.S. #1 album.

Billboard report’s the singer’s "Unapologetic" opens atop the Billboard 200 albums chart, selling 238,000 copies in its first week according to Nielsen SoundScan.

Rihanna shared the news with fans via Twitter, writing, “Wait!!!!! What the F**K?!!!! #UNAPOLOGETIC just debuted at #1 in AMERICA!!!!! My first number 1 album there!!! Thank you Navy, u deserve it.”

The project is Rihanna’s seventh studio release in a little over seven years, and follows six earlier top 10 efforts.

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