AceShowbiz - %cFlorence and the Machine%'s "How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful" has made its way out to No. 1 on Billboard 200. Marking the group's first effort to top the chart, the album released on June 2 arrives with 137,000 equivalent units, Nielsen Music reports.
With 128,000 copies of traditional album sales, %cFlorence Welch% and Co. post their best sales week yet. They earned their previous biggest sales week with "Ceremonials", which started with 105,000 upon its release in 2011.
Next on Billboard 200, %cTaylor Swift%'s "1989" keeps its position steady at No. 2 with 66,000 units. Behind the former country darling is %cA$AP Rocky%, whose "At.Long.Last.A$AP" falls from last week's No. 1 to this week's No. 3 with 50,000.
%cJason Derulo% is the second newcomer in the top 10 as his "Everything Is 4" lands at No. 4 with 37,000. His previous release, "Talk Dirty", also came at No. 4 with his best sales week, 44,000. At No. 5, %cEd Sheeran%'s "X" rises two rungs with 36,000. Meanwhile, the "Pitch Perfect 2" soundtrack slips from No. 4 to No. 6 with 34,000.
Two of country music's biggest names %cWillie Nelson% and %cMerle Haggard% have their collaborative album "Django and Jimmie" debuted at No. 7 with 31,000 units. This is Nelson's fourth top 10 effort and Haggard's first. The latter's previous highest-charting album was his first joint album with Nelson which peaked at No. 37 in 1983.
Rounding out the top 10 are %cMeghan Trainor%'s "Title" that stays at No. 8 with 30,000, %cZac Brown Band%'s "Jekyll + Hyde" which jumps eight rungs to No. 9 with 30,000 and %cMaroon 5%'s "V" that rises from last week's No. 11 with 29,000.