Both the movie and the soundtrack extend their commercial dominance. While the movie continues to dominate in theaters, the film’s soundtrack once again reigns atop the Billboard 200 chart. Black Panther: The Album earned another 131,000 units in its second week of release.
It’s clear Black Panther has become a cultural phenomenon. Ryan Coogler‘s superhero epic has made over $700 million at the global box office.
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