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Tired of Beyoncé news yet? We’re not. The official numbers are in as Beyoncé’s new self-titled album debuts No. 1 on Billboard‘s album charts.

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The “visual album” comprising of 14 songs and 17 music videos sold 617,000 copies according to Nielsen SoundScan. The R&B diva becomes the first female artist to have their first five albums (Dangerously In Love (2003), B’Day (2006), I Am… Sasha Fierce (2008) and 4 (2011)) take top spot on the album charts.

Along with surpassing her previous highest sales week in 2006′s B’Day with 541,000, it’s the largest selling week by a female artist this year, and fourth-highest sales week overall in 2013. As previously reported, Queen Bey’s fifth solo album made history by becoming the fastest-selling title globally on iTunes with 828,773 copies sold.

Lead by the singles “Drunk In Love” with Jay Z & “Blow,” head to iTunes and purchase your copy.

Previously:
Beyoncé ‘Self-Titled’ Documentary (Part 2) (Video)
Beyoncé’s New Album Becomes Fastest Selling in iTunes History
Beyoncé Feat. Jay Z – “Drunk In Love” (Video)
Beyoncé to Debut No. 1 on Album Charts, Embarks on Biggest Sales Week
Beyoncé Picks Singles Off New ‘Visual Album’
Beyoncé’s New Album Has Reportedly Sold Over 80,000 Copies in Three Hours
Beyoncé Feat. Drake – “Mine” (Video)
Beyoncé Releases New Self-Titled Album on iTunes