October 2019

DaBaby's 'Kirk' Tops 'Billboard' 200 Chart

DaBaby landed at No. 1 with his second studio album. . 'Kirk' earned 145,000 equivalent album units for the week ending Oct. 3. . Only 8,000 units were in album sales. . DaBaby, whose real name is Jonathan Kirk, named the album after his actual last name. . 'Baby on Baby,' the hip-hop artist's first album, peaked at No. 7 on the 'Billboard' 200. . DaBaby’s hit single, "Suge," also reached No. 7 on the 'Billboard' Hot 100. . 'Kirk' had 181.7 million on-demand audio streams, . the fifth-highest streaming week of 2019 for an album in its first week.