Calibre 50Earns Sixth No. 1 onRegional Mexican AlbumsChartWith'Guerra de Poder'
publish date: 2017-10-26
The Norteño band earns their sixth No. 1 on the chart.
Sinaloan band Calibre 50 debuts at No. 1 on the Regional Mexican Albums chart (dated Nov. 4) with their ninth studio effort, Guerra de Poder. The set -- which was released on October 13 through Andaluz/Disa Records -- opens atop the chart with 2,000 equivalent units earned in the week ending Oct. 19 according to Nielsen Music. Of that sum, 1,000 were in traditional album sales.
Guerra de Poder is the act's sixth consecutive chart topper since 2014 when the band debuted at No. 1 with their sixth studio album Contigo. They.followed with the No. 1s Lo Mejor De… (one week at No. 1, 2015), Historias De La Calle (one week, 2015), Desde El Rancho (six weeks, 2016), En Vivo: Auditorio Telmex (two weeks, 2017) and now Guerra De Poder (one week, so far). In total Calibre 50 has claimed 12 chart entries, all of which reached top 10.
Since Calibre 50 notched its first No. 1 on the Regional Mexican Albums chart (dated June 21, 2014), the band continues to be the act with the most No. 1s in that span of time. (Los Plebes del Rancho de Ariel Camacho has the second-most leaders in that range, with four.)