Global superstar DJ/Producer David Guetta’s brand-new album Nothing But The Beat (Capitol/Astralwerks) debuts in the top 5 on the Billboard 200 album chart, selling 55,730 copies in the first week of sales. This marks Guetta’s highest sales week and highest chart position to date in the U.S. The album has sold 1.5 million singles through street week; including nearly 1 million digital downloads of first single “Where Them Girls At” featuring Nicki Minaj and Flo-Rida. Around the globe Nothing But The Beat debuted top 5 in twelve countries, including a #1 bow in France, Austria, Belgium and Mexico while landing at #2 in England, Germany, Italy and Spain
The album features an all-star cast including Akon, Chris Brown, Dev, Flo Rida, Jennifer Hudson, Jessie J, Lil Wayne, Ludacris, Nicki Minaj, Sia, Snoop Dog, Taio Cruz, Timbaland, Usher, and will.i.am. Two deluxe editions, one physical and one digital, feature six futuristic, electronic, instrumental tracks that illustrate why Guetta is the world’s #1 beat-meister, showcasing the underground dance culture in which his roots lay.
In addition to having a top 5 album, David Guetta’s latest single, “Without You” featuring Usher, has been the most added song at Top 40 radio the last two weeks. It follows Guetta’s summer smash “Where Them Girls At” featuring Nicki Minaj and Flo-Rida which reached #13 on the Top 40 airplay charts a few weeks ago. The video has been viewed over 51 million times on VEVO. The video for the album’s second European single “Little Bad Girl” featuring Taio Cruz and Ludacris has been viewed nearly 25 million times.