Moneybagg Yo has been having another dominant year. In April, he put out his fourth studio album, “A Gangsta’s Pain,” which became the number one album in the US on the Billboard 200 chart. It ended up returning to the same position a few weeks after its release as well.
A Gangsta’s Pain was led by hits such as “GO!” feat. BIG30, “Hard For The Next” feat. Future, and “Wockesha.” Now, this album has reached another impressive accomplishment. According to Akademiks and HitsDailyDouble.com, A Gangsta’s Pain is the highest-selling rap album of 2021 in the US at this point.
A Gangsta’s Pain is reported to have sold 659,000 units at this point. Pooh Shiesty’s “Shiesty Season” mixtape comes in at second, with 642,000 units. J. Cole’s “The Off-Season” is third, at 623,000 units.
A Gangsta’s Pain contained 22 tracks in total, with additional appearances from Jhené Aiko, Polo G, Lil Durk, Pharrell, Tripstar, and Kaash Paige. Moneybagg also has the remix for Wockesha, featuring Lil Wayne, on the way.
he CMG rapper also has his “A Gangsta’s Pain Tour” coming this fall, which will last from September 29-October 26. It opens in Tampa, and will end up concluding in Seattle.