R. Kelly’s Black Panties Album Nears 200k Mark In Second Week

R. Kelly's "My Story" led album, "Black Panties," is moving towards the 200,000 copies sold mark in the U.S.

Featuring collaborations with 2 Chainz, Kelly Rowland and Ludacris, the album moved 60,000 copies over the last week, dropping 2-4 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums chart. The album also dropped 4-15 on the Billboard 200.

Combined with his first week sales total of 133,000 copies, "Black Panties" has collectively sold 193,000 copies in two weeks.

As previously reported, "Black Panties" is Kelly's fifteenth top 10 charting album and his best debut on the Billboard 200 since "Untitled" (2009).

Kelly is preparing to embark on two tours within the next year.