Rihanna scores first US No.1 album with Unapologetic

Tom Pakinkis

Rihanna has earned her first ever No.1 album in the US with Unapologetic debuting at the top of the Billboard 200. 

According to Nielsen SoundScan, the album sold 238,000 in its first week to become the star’s first chart topper in her career despite being so prolific in the singles market. The album’s Diamonds is Rihanna’s 12th No.1 single.

The singer can also claim her best week of album sales to date thanks to Apologetic. Previously, that milestone was ...

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