In late 2014, the Billboard 200 chart began to take into account both album sales and streaming plays for its rankings. According to Billboard, Chance’s third mixtape will land at No. 8 on the chart in its first week, thanks to 57.3 million streams.

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When Billboard started including streams it announced that 1,500 streams from an album would translate to 38,000 copies sold. With streaming exclusives becoming part of high-profile album releases, we’re sure to see more subscription-only titles hit the chart in the future.

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