Reports indicate that not only is J. Cole projected to sell 240,000 to 250,000 copies of Cole World: The Sideline Story, but that the rapper’s debut project will land at No. 1 on the Billboard charts.
According to Billboard, the first week numbers would be the biggest debut album for a solo act since Nicki Minaj’s Pink Friday.
The album would also be the first time a solo act’s debut album as come it at No. 1 since B.o.B’s The Adventures of Bobby Ray.
The Roc Nation artist’s album leaked, but is still poised to beat out Blink-182’s Neighborhoods, and Tony Bennett’s Duets II.