He beats Beatles and 'American Idol' to top of US charts
Jay–Z has hit Number One on the Billboard album chart with his comeback album ’Kingdom Come’.
The follow up to 2003’s ’The Black Album’ sold 680,000 copies copies – his biggest first week sales ever. It was also his ninth Number One on the chart.
’Kingdom Come’ beat the debut album from ‘American Idol’ winner Chris Daughtry’s band Daughtry, which entered at Number Two, and The Beatles‘ ’LOVE’ album, which entered at Number Four.