Arcade Fire's 'Everything Now' Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums Chart
publish date: 2017-08-06
Arcade Fire claims its third straight No. 1 album on the 200 chart, as Everything Now arrives atop the tally. The album, which was released July 28 through Columbia Records, earned 100,000 equivalent album units in the week ending Aug. 3, according to Nielsen Music. Of that sum, 94,000 were in traditional album sales.
The 200 chart ranks the most popular albums of the week in the U.S. based on multi-metric consumption, which includes traditional album sales, track equivalent albums (TEA) and streaming equivalent albums (SEA). The new Aug. 19-dated chart (where Arcade Fire debuts at No. 1) will be posted in full on ’s websites on Tuesday, Aug. 8.
Arcade Fire previously led the chart with Reflektor in 2013 and The Suburbs in 2010 -- both albums debuted at No. 1.