MBW: TIDAL just smashed streaming album records. Not a ‘serious competitor’?

According to trusted market monitor BuzzAngle, Lemonade was the biggest-selling album in the US so far this year (it won’t be for long: Drake’s Views is about to eclipse it).

Lemonade shifted 656,484 ‘album projects’ in its opening week, says the company.

This included 489,000 ‘pure’ album downloads, as well as 908,000 song sales.

However, it also included 115.5m streams of Lemonade tracks on TIDAL.

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