Louis Armstrong’s New Seasonal Compilation Album louis wish you a cool yule Makes top 10 debut in multiple Board charts (dated November 26), including Top Holiday Albums.
louis wish you a cool yule Bends at No. 9 on Top Holiday Albums, and launches into the Top 10 on Jazz Albums (No. 4), Traditional Jazz Albums (No. 4), Top Album Sales (No. 7), Top Current Album Sales (No. 4) 6) and vinyl album (No. 7). It also debuted at number 122 on the Billboard 200, becoming their highest charting album since then. Hello Dolly It spent six weeks at No. 1 in 1964.
The new 11-track set has been promoted as Armstrong’s “first-ever Christmas album”, although the late artist (who died in 1971) has previously released several holiday compilations with other acts, including Most of the album’s tracks (such as Armstrong) are included. and Ella Fitzgerald Ella and Louis Christmas, louis wish you a cool yule was released through streaming services and digital retailers on 28 October, and Lean on CD and vinyl on 11 November.
especially, louis wish you a cool yule A previously unreleased recording of Armstrong’s, “A Visit from St. Nicholas” (also known as “The Night Before Christmas”), was recorded shortly before his death. It is his first newly released track in over 20 years.
louis wish you a cool yule According to Luminet, it earned 9,500 equivalent album units in the US for the week ending 17 November. Of that amount, traditional album sales included 7,500 – Armstrong’s biggest sales week for any album in more than 20 years. They last had a big sales week in February 2001, when a best-of compilation Ken Burns Jazz – The Definitive Louis Armstrong 8,000 copies sold (No. 142 on the Top Album Sales chart dated February 17, 2001).
Elsewhere on the Top Holiday Albums Chart, Michael Bublé’s Christmas topped the list for the 38th non-consecutive week. Familiar Seasonal Albums Like Mariah Carey merry christmas (3-2 lead), Vince Guaraldi trio a charlie brown christmas Soundtrack (4-3), Nat King Cole Christmas Carol (5-4) and Pentatonix The Best of Pentatonix Christmas (6-5) Round out the top five on the list.
The Top Holiday Albums chart ranks the 50 most popular seasonal albums of the week in the US based on multi-metric consumption measured in equivalent album units. Units include album sales, track equivalent albums (TEA) and streaming equivalent albums (SEA). Each unit equals one album sale, or 10 individual tracks sold from an album, or 3,750 ad-supported or 1,250 paid/subscription on-demand official audio and video streams generated by songs from the album. Follow @Billboard and @BillboardCharts on both Twitter and Instagram for all the chart news. The Seasonal Top Holiday Albums are back for another festive season with a list dated October 22 and will continue as part of BoardWeekly Chart Menu until ending in January 2023.
Jazz Albums, Traditional Jazz Albums, and the Billboard 200 rank the albums in the week’s most popular overall jazz, traditional jazz, and all genres, respectively, by equivalent album units. Top Album Sales, Top Current Album Sales and Vinyl Albums list the week’s top selling overall albums, current albums (not catalog or older titles) and vinyl albums, respectively.