Nas’ ‘Life Is Good’ debuts at No. 1 on Billboard Top 200 | Music News

Just as predicted, Nas‘ tenth studio album, Life Is Good, has debuted at No. 1 on the US Billboard 200. According to Billboard, the record sold over 149,000 copies in its first week (topping the 115-125K mark it was expected to sell), earning the Queensbridge emcee his fifth No. 1 album.

The news comes just days after the album’s achievement here in the UK, having claimed the No. 8 spot on the UK Albums Chart on Sunday (July 22nd). The feat marks Nas’ first ever top 10 in the country.

With both early critical acclaim and immediate commercial success, Life Is Good is shaping up to be one of Nas’ best efforts. Purchase the album on iTunes or Amazon if your collection is lacking.

Read our review of Life Is Good here.