Plus, Bad Bunny soars to No. 2.
Lil Baby jumps from No. 13 to No. 1 on the Billboard Artist 100 chart (dated March 13) to become the top musical act in the U.S. for the first time. Sparking the coronation, the rapper’s new LP My Turn opens at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with 197,000 equivalent album units, according to Nielsen Music/MRC Data.
Lil Baby (real name: Dominique Jones) also lands 14 songs from the album on the Billboard Hot 100, with “Woah” leading the way at No. 15 (a new peak), and “Heatin Up,” with Gunna, a debut at No. 18.
The Artist 100 measures artist activity across key metrics of music consumption, blending album and track sales, radio airplay, streaming and social media fan interaction to provide a weekly multi-dimensional ranking of artist popularity.