Halsey’s ‘Hopeless Fountain Kingdom’ First Album To Go No. 1 By Female Artist In 2017

Halsey’s newest album hopeless fountain kingdom is aiming for a debut at No. 1 on the Billboard charts, making it the first album by a female artist to do so in 2017. The singer took to social media to share the news.

“I found out yesterday that #hopelessfountainkingdom was the first female album to go #1 in 2017!!! WOWWWWWWW,” the singer posted on Twitter.



Her follow-up to 2015’s Badlands, hopeless fountain kingdom is reportedly going to receive 110,000 equivalent album sales. Last year was a landmark year for women with number one album debuts on the charts, with Adele, Rihanna, Gwen Stefani, Beyoncé and Solange all topping the charts with their releases.

hopeless fountain kingdom has spawned the singles “Strangers” feat. Lauren Jauregui of Fifth Harmony and “Now or Never”. Congrats Halsey!