Machine Gun Kelly has earned his second No.1 on Billboard’s Top Rock Albums chart (dated April 9), as mainstream sellout debuts at No.1 with 93,000 equivalent album units earned in the March 25-31 tracking week, according to Luminate, formerly MRC Data.
The album follows his 2020 release, Tickets to My Downfall, which spent 13 weeks at No.1 on Top Rock Albums beginning that October – the fifth-longest reign in the chart’s history.
As the LP arrives atop the list, Machine Gun Kelly sends 14 of its songs onto the latest Hot Rock & Alternative Songs chart, tying his personal weekly best. Here’s a recap (all are debuts except where noted):
No. 5, “Make Up Sex,” with blackbear
No. 6, “Maybe,” with Bring Me the Horizon (up from No. 11; new high)
No. 10, “Emo Girl,” with WILLOW (up from No. 15; peaked at No. 9)
No. 11, “Ay!,” with Lil Wayne (up from No. 14; peaked at No. 8)
No. 15, “Drug Dealer,” feat. Lil Wayne
No. 16, “Fake Love Don’t Last,” with iann dior
No. 17, “Die in California,” feat. Gunna, Young Thug & Landon Barker
No. 19, “God Save Me”
No. 20, “Twin Flame”
No. 22, “Born With Horns”
No. 23, “5150”
No. 25, “Mainstream Sellout”
No. 26, “Sid & Nancy”
No. 32, “WW4”
The new debut also makes mainstream sellout the first rock album at No.1 album since AC/DC in 2020, and with the most units in a week since Paul McCartney in early 2021. Outside his homeland, MGK also enters atop Australia’s ARIA Albums Chart for his first No.1 in the country. mainstream sellout, executive produced by Travis Barker, includes an all-star lineup of featured acts including WILLOW, Lil Wayne, Bring Me the Horizon, Gunna, Young Thug, and more.
Fans will soon have the chance to see MGK live. The Billboard 200 champ will kick off a headlining arena tour beginning June 8 in Austin, TX. The U.S. trek spans 41 dates from June through August and includes MGK’s headlining slot at the 2022 Lollapalooza festival. After that summer stint, he’ll head to Europe for 15 stops in September and October. Supporting acts include a killer lineup of Avril Lavigne, Travis Barker, WILLOW, blackbear, Trippie Redd, iann dior, and more rotating throughout the tour. Tickets are on sale now.