R. Kelly Earns 15th Top 10 Album With ‘Black Panties’ Chart Debut

R. Kelly just earned another top 10 charting debut on the Billboard 200.

The "My Story" singer's latest album, "Black Panties," debuted at no.4 Thursday, selling a total of 133,000 copies during its first week of release.

Featuring collaborations with Ludacris and Kelly Rowland, the album is Kelly's fifteenth set to debut within the top 10 and is his highest charting debut since "Untitled" (2009).

As previously reported, Beyonce holds the top spot on the chart this week. Her surprise album, "Beyonce," debuted with 617,000 copies sold on the Billboard 200. All sales were in digital format thanks to an exclusive deal with iTunes. Physical copies of the album will be made available through other retailers later this week.