Jay Z's "Magna Carta Holy Grail" held onto the top spot on the Billboard 200, selling 129,000 copies this past week.
The album, released July 9, debuted at No. 1 last week, moving nearly 530,000 units in its first week of sales.
Sara Bareilles' new album "The Blessed Unrest" debuted at No. 2 selling 68,000 copies, followed by "Kidz Bop 24" at No. 3.
Meanwhile, J. Cole's "Born Sinner" beat out Kanye West's "Yeezus" for the gold mark, five weeks after their same-day release, raking in the second gold for Roc Nation this month, following labelmate Jay Z's "Magna Carta Holy Grail."
"MCHG," the 43-year-old rapper's 13th No. 1 album, features wife Beyonce, "Legends of the Summer" tourmate Justin Timberlake, singer Frank Ocean and rapper Rick Ross, and went platinum after first becoming available for free to 1 million Samsung phone users on the Fourth of July.
Jay Z's $5 million deal with Samsung inspired the the RIAA’s new rules, allowing for digital sales to count towards certification on its release date, instead of 30 days after the release date.