Gunna's 'One of Wun' Debuts Strong, Aims for Hip-Hop No. 1

Rapper Gunna's fifth studio album "One of Wun" is projected to debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart with 60-65,000 first-week sales. The album features collaborations with prominent artists and has already garnered attention from fans and critics alike.

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Gunna's 'One of Wun' Debuts Strong, Aims for Hip-Hop No. 1

Gunna's 'One of Wun' Debuts Strong, Aims for Hip-Hop No. 1

Rapper Gunna's fifth studio album, "One of Wun", is making waves in the music industry with an impressive debut. The album, released on Friday, is projected to secure 60-65,000 one, first, week, projections, setting it on track to claim the Hip-Hop No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 chart. While trailing behind Taylor Swift's "The Tortured Poets Department" which is expected to spend its fourth consecutive week at the top, Gunna's latest offering is poised to make a significant impact.

"One of Wun" showcases Gunna's artistic prowess across 20 tracks, featuring collaborations with prominent artists such as Offset on "Prada Dem", Normani on "$$$", Leon Bridges on "Clear My Rain", and Roddy Ricch on "Let It Breathe". The album's star-studded lineup and diverse sound have already garnered attention from fans and critics alike.

Despite its strong debut, "One of Wun" faced stiff competition in a recent Billboard poll published on May 10. The poll, which featured new releases from various genres, saw RM's solo single "Come Back to Me" dominate with 91% of the vote. Gunna's album managed to secure nearly 3% of the vote, highlighting its appeal amidst a crowded field of contenders including Post Malone, Camila Cabello, and Megan Thee Stallion.

Gunna's previous albums have consistently performed well on the charts, with "DS4Ever" and "Wunna" both debuting at No. 1, while "A Gift & A Curse" and "Drip or Drown 2" secured top 3 spots. "One of Wun" marks the rapper's fifth top 10 debut, solidifying his position as a force to be reckoned with in the hip-hop scene.

As Gunna's Bittersweet Tour kicks off with Flo Milli as the opening act, fans are eagerly embracing the rapper's live performances. A notable moment from the Detroit show saw the upper balcony "literally shaking" during his rendition of "F*kumean", showcasing the energy and excitement surrounding Gunna's music.

With "One of Wun" aiming for the Hip-Hop No. 1 spot and Gunna's undeniable talent on full display, the rapper continues to cement his status as a prominent figure in the genre. As the album's first-week numbers come in, all eyes are on Gunna to see how high he can climb on the charts and the impact his latest project will have on the musical landscape.

Key Takeaways

  • Gunna's "One of Wun" album projected to debut at 60-65,000 units, aiming for Hip-Hop No. 1.
  • The album features 20 tracks with collaborations from Offset, Normani, Leon Bridges, and Roddy Ricch.
  • "One of Wun" secured 3% of the vote in a recent Billboard poll, despite stiff competition.
  • Gunna's album marks his fifth top 10 debut, solidifying his position in the hip-hop scene.
  • Gunna's Bittersweet Tour kicks off with Flo Milli, with fans eagerly embracing his live performances.