Purple Reign: Prince Breaks Billboard Charts Record More Than A Month After His Death
Prince continues to dominate the music industry even in his absence.
Prince continues to dominate the music industry even in his absence. The late-great musician set a Billboard 200 album chart record by having 19 albums on the charts in a single week. Forbes reports that The Purple One practically dominates 10 percent of the entire chart. Unbelievable.
Here is a list of each of the albums on the chart as well as their ranking. We're glad to see Prince's fans are still coming out in droves to purchase his music and experience the magic he brought.
#2 – The Very Best Of Prince
#3 – Purple Rain Soundtrack (credited to Prince And The Revolution)
#4 – The Hits/The B-Sides
#6 – Ultimate#7 – 1999
#20 – Sign ‘O’ The Times
#48 – HITNRUN Phase One
#50 – Parade: Music From The Motion Picture Under The Cherry Moon
#51 – Around The World In A Day (credited to Prince And The Revolution)
#52 – Prince
#55 – Controversy
#56 – Dirty Mind
#61 – Batman Soundtrack
#80 – Diamonds And Pearls (credited to Prince And The New Power Generation)
#81 – ART OFFICIAL AGE
#111 – Love Symbol Album (credited to Prince And The New Power Generation)
#116 – HITNRUN Phase Two
#138 – For You
#192 – PLECTRUMELECTRUM (credited to Prince & 3RDEYEGURL)