Movie soundtracks went all out in 2018 and these three proved to be the biggest.
A STAR IS BORN
A Star is Born debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 Oct. 20 chart. It spent three weeks at its position. The soundtrack earned 44.3 million on demand audio streams in its opening week, according to Nielsen Music.
Black Panther debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 Feb. 24 chart. It spent three weeks at its peak position. “All the Stars,” by Kendrick Lamar and SZA, was the biggest hit and peaked at No. 7 on the Hot 100.
THE GREATEST SHOWMAN
The Greatest Showman debuted at No. 71 on the Billboard 200 Dec. 30, 2017 chart. It then hit No. 1 on Jan. 13 where it stayed for two weeks. “This Is Me,” by Keala Settle & The Greatest Showman Ensemble was the biggest hit and peaked at No. 58 on the Hot 100.