Single “Sicko Mode” and album AstroWorld prime the charts
This week marks a monumental level in Travis Scott’s profession because the artist dominates the charts with the No. 1 single and album within the United States. Scott’s double RIAA platinum-certified “Sicko Mode” has claimed the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. This is the primary time Travis Scott has topped the Billboard Hot 100 chart after peaking at No. 2 on the chart earlier this yr upon the discharge the one’s video. Additionally, Scott’s album AstroWorld has claimed the No. 1 spot once more on the Billboard 200 chart this week, marking the album’s third time to attain No. 1 in 2018 after occupying the highest spot for 2 weeks upon its launch on August third. The mixed feat having a No. 1 single and album is becoming contemplating the banner yr that Travis Scott has seen.
The achievements come on the heels a whirlwind week that noticed Scott launch the Nabil-directed video for brand new AstroWorld single “Yosemite” that includes Gunna, share the ficial remix for “Sicko Mode” by Skrillex and carry out two star-studded, offered out reveals at New York City’s Madison Square Garden within the midst his present AstroWorld: Wish You Were Here Tour.
Additionally, AstroWorld being No. 1 this week means the album has retained a spot within the Top 10 the Billboard Top 200 chart for the 17th week in a row. Upon its launch, the album earned the “second highest debut the yr,” and raised the bar by attaining the “greatest ever first-week streaming whole for Sony Music” with 349.43 million streams worldwide. This notably marked the very best pure gross sales week the yr as nicely.
On November 18th, Scott hosted AstroWorld Festival in Houston throughout which the City Houston proclaimed to be AstroWorld Day.