Shawn Mendes’ second studio album hits the top of the charts for the second time running. “Illuminate”, debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 chart, just like the 18-year-old Canadian-born singer’s first album “Handwritten.”
Fellow Canuck, Drake’s “Views” moved into the second spot and the “Suicide Squad” soundtrack remains at number three on the charts.
Mendes’ latest work was released on September 23 and sold 145,00 equivalent units in just six days.
“Illuminate” was propelled by the strength of the album’s top 10 single “Treat You Better”.