It seems congratulations are in order for Lecrae!

Billboard is reporting that the award winning Christian Rapper has scored his first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 Chart. It reports that Lecrae’s Anomaly sold 88,000 copies as at the 14th of September according to Nielsen SoundScan. The album is also No.1 on the Gospel Charts. The album is also the first album to top the Gospel Charts and the Billboard 200 at the same time.

Earlier in the year, Michael W. Smith’s Sovereign album celebrated a Top 10 Billboard 200 debut and in 2011 Kirk Franklin’s Hello Fear debuted at No. 5 on the Billboard 200

Lecrae’s Anomaly is also Reach Record’s first release to top the Billboard 200.

Check out our review of the album here

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