KSR/Atlantic recording artist Cardi B is continuing to break records and make history with her blockbuster debut album, “INVASION OF PRIVACY,” available now at all DSPs. The album – which was certified Gold by the RIAA on its day of release, the first-ever album by a female artist to achieve that milestone – has now made an equally extraordinary chart debut atop the Billboard 200, entering at #1 with 255K album equivalents – the top Billboard 200 debut for a female this year as well as 2018’s second biggest chart debut thus far. Cardi B has become the fifth female rapper to top the Billboard 200 albums chart. What’s more, “INVASION OF PRIVACY” has topped a number of additional charts, including a “Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums,” “Top Rap Albums,” and “Top Digital Albums.”
Furthermore, “INVASION OF PRIVACY” is a digital and streaming phenomenon, earning the largest ever first week streaming total for an artist’s debut album as well as the largest first week streaming total for any female artist ever. All told, the acclaimed album – which logged the most first week streams for a female artist in Apple Music history – will enter the record books at the 5th largest streaming debut of all time. “INVASION OF PRIVACY” also nabs the second-largest streaming week for an album in 2018.
“INVASION OF PRIVACY” is accompanied by a new line of exclusive Cardi B merchandise, which includes an array of new apparel, bundled with digital downloads of the album. For complete details, please visit the official Cardi B webstore HERE.
Cardi B is now getting set to embark on a series of hugely anticipated live concert performances, which kicked off Sunday, April 15th and continues on April 22nd with her debut at Indio, CA’s Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival. Cardi will then join Bruno Mars on the upcoming final leg of his epic 24K Magic World Tour, with dates beginning September 7th at Denver, CO’s and culminating with a four-night-stand at Los Angeles, CA’s STAPLES Center on October 23rd, 24th, 26th, and 27th. For details and ticket availability, please see www.cardibofficial.com/tour.