Collaborations: 25th Anniversary Collection makes Billboard Top 200
On the latest Billboard 200 chart (dated Aug. 15), Dave Koz’s new album Collaborations: 25th Anniversary Collection starts at No. 187 on the Billboard 200, it also gives the saxophonist a ninth No. 1 on the Contemporary Jazz Albums chart (it debuts atop the list). Koz now ties Fourplay for the second-most No. 1s in the chart’s 28-year history. Only Kenny G has more No. 1s, with 16.
The Billboard 200 chart ranks the week’s most popular albums based on their overall consumption. That overall unit figure combines pure album sales, track equivalent albums (TEA) and streaming equivalent albums (SEA).