Future on top for the sixth time with High Off Life.
On Sunday (May 24), Billboard announced the latest edition of the Billboard 200 chart top 10 and Future’s latest album entitled High Off Life currently sits atop the totem pole. HOL moved 153,000 equivalent album units including 16,000 traditional album sales.
Making it the Atlanta rap star’s sixth consecutive No. 1 album, dating back to 2015’s DS2. It’s a huge one for Hendrix as it also marks his highest first-week sales since DS2, which moved 151,000 equivalent album sales during its first week out.
High Off Life, touched down on less than a week’s notice, features a robust 21 songs and also featuring guest appearances from Drake, Young Thug, DaBaby, Lil Uzi Vert, YoungBoy Never Broke Again, Travis Scott and more. The album containsed the Drake-assisted single, “Life Is Good,” which has been a certified gold.
“It’s about life and being good and just enjoying life,” Future said. “So many tragedies and catastrophes and everything is going on in the world. And you want to enjoy life, as long as you have it. Waking up, breathing, well, you want to be able to soak it all up and be appreciative for every moment on this earth, every moment that you’re living.”
The current top 10 Billboard 200 chart is again full of hip-hop releases. Other artists featured in the top 10 include Polo G (The Goat, No. 2), Lil Baby (My Turn, No. 3), Drake (Dark Lane Demo Tapes, No. 4), DaBaby, (Blame It on Baby, No. 5), Lil Uzi Vert (Eternal Atake, No. 6), The Weeknd (After Hours, No. 7), Post Malone (Hollywood’s Bleeding, No. 9) and Nav (Good Intentions, No. 10).