Written by Clement Oluwasegun
The Billboard 200 album chart which tallies units from album sales, song sales (10 songs equal one album) and streaming activity (1,500 streams equal one album) now has Katy Perry’s “Witness” on top.
According to figures from Nielsen SoundScan;
The singer’s third chart-topping album, “Witness,” sold 162,000 albums, 51,000 songs and was streamed more than 19 million times in its opening week, totaling 180,000 album units.
Perry has been on a promotional tour which included numerous performances, interviews.
It also included a four-day livestream on YouTube before the album’s release.