As reported Wednesday, the album debuted not only at no.2 on the Billboard 200 albums chart, but at no.1 on the Billboard R&B Albums chart with sales of 91,000 copies.
"Thank you Lord Jesus!!! Thanks to all my rocksoul fam. Thank you BOE. Harmony Samuels I love you so so very much. Sharode thank you. Omg," Fantasia said after the news broke Wednesday. "Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. We did it! At no.1!"
In related news, Fantasia's new single, "Without Me," is soaring at Urban Mainstream radio.
According to Sony, "Without Me," featuring Kelly Rowland and Missy Elliott, is the most added single at Urban Mainstream this week.
Since winning "American Idol," Fantasia has proven to be one of the most engaging and exhilarating live performers of this generation. The 28 year-old Grammy Award winner captivated television viewers with recent performances on American Idol, Good Morning America, The View and Centric Live: Fantasia at the Fillmore; mesmerized radio listeners during her SiriusXM Heart & Soul â€śUp Close & Personalâ€ť performance; and left the sold-out audience awestruck at her New York City Beacon Theatre concert