El Alfa & Rosalia Score First Top Latin Albums Top 10s

El Alfa & Rosalia Score First Top Latin Albums Top 10s


The acts land within the prime tier with “El Hombre” and “El Mal Querer,” respectively.

El Alfa and Rosalía land within the prime 10 of Streets Talkin’s Top Latin Albums chart (dated Nov. 17), with the latter incomes her first prime 10 and her first chart entry.

At No. 7, Dominican city artist El Alfa debuts with El Hombre. Released El Jefe Records on Nov. 2, the set opens with somewhat over 2,000 equal album items earned within the week ending Nov. eight, in line with Nielsen Music, most of which might be attributed to streams.

It’s the 27-year-old’s first prime 10 and second chart entry. The dembow performer beforehand charted with the eight-song effort Disciplina, which debuted and peaked on the tally dated Sept. 2, 2017, at No. 45, incomes 1,000 equal album items in its first week.

El Hombre concurrently debuts at No. 6 on the Latin Rhythm Albums chart, besting Disciplina’s No. 11 debut and peak in 2017.

The new set’s solely track to enter a Latin chart is “Mi Mami” that includes Cardi B, which bullets at No. 9 on the Latin Digital Song Sales chart and at No. 7 on Latin Rhythm Digital Song Sales with 2,000 downloads bought on the week ending Nov. eight.

Meanwhile, Spanish singer-songwriter Rosalía’s El Mal Querer debuts at No. 10 on Top Latin Albums. The set, launched Sony Music España/ Sony Music Latin on Nov. 2, bows with somewhat greater than 2,000 equal album items. Of that determine, almost 1,000 have been in conventional album gross sales, whereas the remaining beginning sum was largely pushed by streaming exercise.

“I can’t consider it!” Rosalía tells Streets Talkin over the cellphone. “I’m very, very excited contemplating the album has a robust flamenco affect. It's music from my roots, music I grew up with, so how can one ask for extra! The undeniable fact that my music crosses borders, no matter language, and that the folks take pleasure in it, goes straight to the guts, so I'm actually excited with the information you might be giving me.”

Notably, it’s the Catalan’s first entry and first prime 10 on any Latin chart.

El Mal likewise, lands atop the Latin Pop Albums chart and at No. 2 on the Latin Albums Sales chart.

Rosalía turns into the second act in 2018 to bow at No. 1 on the previous tally with a primary chart entry. The solely different act to debut at No. 1 along with his first charted hit? Sebastian Yatra with Mantra (June 2-dated chart).