TaylorSwift‘s latest album, Folklore, remained at No. 1 for a second consecutive week. though it fell 84% in album-equivalent units after opening with 846,000 units; the best opening week for any album in 2020.
No other new album entered the top 10 this week, but Beyoncé‘s, The Lion King: The Gift re-enters the chart with 27,000 equivalent units and landed at No. 10.
Beyoncé will debut Black Is King, a visual album, July 31, on Disney+. The singer wrote, directed, and executive produced the album, in which she reimagines the lesson of The Lion King. The album is based on the music of The Lion KingL The Gift.
In other news, the singer won the BET HER award, a collaboration with her daughter, Blue Ivy Carter. She was also presented with the show’s Humanitarian Award by former first lady Michelle Obama.