Wale’s new album, The Gifted sold more than 158,000 copies in its first week, catapulting him to the top of the Billboard charts and giving his first No. 1 album of his career. The Gifted replaced Kanye West’s Yeezus for the top spot, as West’s album fell to No. 3, just under J.Cole’s Born Sinner. This is Wale’s second top 10 album on the Billboard charts, his first being 2011's Ambition.

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