Love or loathe him, what can’t be denied is John Legend‘s hustle knows few rivals.
From radio to television, print, and beyond, the EGOT winner’s been on fire for the last two months in promotion of his long-awaited seventh studio effort ‘Bigger Love.’ Branded his sexiest album yet, Legend’s also described the set as a timely, ‘uplifting’ affair given the state of the world.
Yet, despite the onslaught of press allotted the LP’s leading songs – ‘Actions,’ ‘Conversations in the Dark,’ and its title track – he’s certainly seen bigger buzz.
Taking the June 19-released opus to chart battle even though most of its singles missed the Hot 100 all together, look inside to see just how many units ‘Bigger’ is expected move its first week:
John Legend’s ‘Bigger Love’
First Week Sales Prediction (SPS): 17,000-20,000
First Week Sales Prediction (Pure): 6,000-8,000
First Week Predicted Billboard 200 Placement: #10-#15
If the prediction rings true, ‘Bigger Love’ will be Legend’s lowest first week sales to date (among studio albums).
The personal record was previously held by his 2016 effort, ‘Darkness and Light,’ which bowed at #14 on the Billboard 200 with first week sales of 38,000 (SPS).
Featuring high-profile guest stars Gary Cark Jr., Jhene Aiko, and Koffee, listen to ‘Bigger’ by clicking here.