Nicki Minaj has just made history with the re-release of her third mixtape “Beam Me Up Scotty”, which has now earned the accolade of being highest charting mixtape by a female rapper.
Beam Me Up Scotty was released with three additional songs on streaming services which included her reunion with Young Members Lil Wayne and Drake on the track “Seeing Green” . 23 track set managed to log around 80,000 units last week which was enough for a soaring #2 rank on Billboard 200’s albums chart this week.
Of that 80K units, SEA units comprise 63,000 (equaling 85.57 million on-demand streams of the album’s tracks), album sales comprise 11,000 and TEA units comprise 6,000 reports Billboard. Beam Me Up Scotty is Minaj’s fifth album to reach the top two on the Billboard 200.
Nicki has thanked fans for showing love for her latest project.
80K wow. My 12 year ago self would be so proud. No videos, lyric videos, no tik tok challenges, no radio & no heavy playlisting due to it coming as a surprise. Didn’t even drop w|clean versions to the songs. Long live #BeamMeUpScotty I love you guys so much. Thank you so much🥲🦄
— BEAM ME UP SCOTTY OUT NOW (@NICKIMINAJ) May 21, 2021