Grammy-winning rapper Eminem is letting the numbers speak volumes. The hip-hop superstar hit up social media Sunday (September 23) to share some hard-hitting negative Kamikaze album reviews and the positive sales he’s enjoy since it dropped.
Marshall Mathers lit up his feeds with posts showing he had one of the best opening weeks of all albums in 2018.
— Marshall Mathers (@Eminem) September 23, 2018
D12’s Bizarre also made sure to celebrate Em’s latest sales accomplishment.
Earlier this month, Detroit rapper Royce Da 5’9 celebrated Em’s opening week numbers.
According to reports, Marshall Mathers’ latest solo effort sold nearly 500,000 copies in week 1.
Eminem earns his ninth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart, as his surprise release Kamikaze debuts at No. 1. The set, which was released without warning on Aug. 31 via Shady/Aftermath/Interscope Records, earned 434,000 equivalent album units in the week ending Sept. 6, according to Nielsen Music. Of that sum, 252,000 were in traditional album sales. (Billboard)