Kid Cudi’s ‘Man on the Moon III’ Breaks Record for Biggest Vinyl Sales Week by Any Male Artist


Kid Cudi‘s latest album, which marked a significant comeback for the influential artist, is continuing to see more and more success. Over the holiday, Man on the Moon III: The Chosen saw the biggest vinyl sales week both any male artist and any rap album, according to the reputable Twitter account, Chart Data.

The album, which was released back in December 2020, saw about 41,500 sales over the holiday week, which earned him the major milestone. With vinyl albums becoming more and more popular nowadays (especially as gifts), we’re eager to see how long Cudi will hold onto this historic record.

.@KidCudi's 'Man on the Moon III: The Chosen' breaks the record for biggest vinyl sales week for both a male artist and a rap album in Nielsen history (41.5K).

— chart data (@chartdata) December 28, 2021