Eminem is still one of the influential figures of Rap. His 16-year-old album Curtain Call managed to be one of the best-selling albums of 2021.
It’s time to take stock for the rappers. The occupants of the music industry class have been assessed in order to identify the best or, if you will, the most efficient. In this sense, several rankings have been released to gauge the artists. On behalf of the best-selling albums in this year 2021, Eminem managed to enter the top 50 with his album Curtain Call: The Hits of 2005.
A small overview of the ranking
The ranking was published on Monday by HITS Daily Double. HDD released the top 50 best-selling albums this year taking into account pure album sales, album equivalent units, audio streams, and video streams.
The top of the charts is kept by Morgan Wallen with his Dangerous record, The Double Album, followed by Sour by Olivia Rodrigo.
Drake is placed in third place with his album Certified Lover Boy. Adele is in sixth place with her phenomenal album 30 followed by Justin Bieber with his album Justice. The Weeknd closes the Top 10 with his album After Hours, but still appears in 21 st place with his album THE HIGHLIGHTS. The 50 best sales were closed by Chris Stapleton with his record Starting Over. But just before him, we Eminem is in 49 th place with the album Curtain Call: The Hits.
The numbers that argued for Eminem
On December 6, the album from 2005 celebrated its 16 th anniversary. This exhibition allowed it to make a new life to the point of cumulating over this year 2021, 673,000 units. In doing so, this 16-year-old album got ahead of some of this year’s big releases including Tyler’s CALL ME IF YOU GET LOST, The Creator, Nas ‘King’s Disease II, Young Thug’s Punk and Migos’ Culture III. Even NBA YoungBoy, very influential on social media, could not do better than Eminem despite his welcome Sincerely, Kentrell.
Additionally, Eminem has a reputation as the Wolf of Wall Street when it comes to sales. He remains to date the best-selling rap artist of all time with over 220 million albums sold worldwide, with two diamond certified records (The Marshall Mathers LP, The Eminem Show) to his name. .
Curtain Call: The Hits adds a little more
This Eminem album has already been cited several times for performances. It stood out among the other albums by its almost entirely successful content. On the album, there was “Lose Yourself”, “My Name Is”, “The Real Slim Shady”, “When I’m Gone”, “Shake That” assisted by Nate Dogg, “Fack” and a version 2001 Grammy Award-winning “Stan” starring Elton John. Curtain Call debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 after selling 441,000 copies in just two days as part of a weeklong auction. truncated opening. The album reached platinum status in three weeks and has since been certified 7 times platinum. It also holds the record for longest album with its 550 consecutive weeks (and counting) spent on the Billboard 200. With this new performance, the album is based on the works of Eminem who always stands out over time. The rapper could be proud of his journey so far.