Rihanna Scores Her First Number One On Billboard Album Chart With Latest Album "Unapologetic"

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For the first time in her career Rihanna has stormed to the number one position on Billboard’s album chart.

According to Nielsen Soundscan, Unapologetic conquered the “Billboard 200” album chart after selling 238,000 copies in its first week since its November 19 release.

This is a new first week sales record for Rihanna.

In 2010, her album Loud debuted at number three on Billboard and sold 207,000 in its first week.

The singer’s achievement comes just one week after she nailed her 12th number one in “Billboard’s Hot 100” singles chart with cut of the moment “Diamonds.”

Her seventh album to date (barring two remix albums), Unapologetic’schart topping placing also ends the 24-year-old’s record for having the most number one songs on “Billboard’s Hot 100” without having a No. 1 album.

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