The K-pop group secure their third Billboard chart-topper with Map Of The Soul: Persona.
By DAVID REN
April 22, 2019
Map of the Soul: Persona's first week sales figures are higher than the K-pop group's previous U.S. chart-topping albums,Love Yourself: TearandLove Yourself: Answer. Both albums were released in 2018. BTS is now the first group to secure three no.1 albums in a 12 month period since The Beatles in the mid-90s with theirAnthologyseries.
Elsewhere on this week's chart Anderson .Paak debuted at No.4 with Ventura. The album features contributions from Andre 3000 and Smokey Robinson and was released less than six months after his 2018 album Oxnard .