Ariana Grande’s ‘My Everything’ Album Sales, Plus Major Post VMA Boost

Ariana Grande has a second chart-topping album under her belt with "My Everything."

The "Problem" and "Break Free" led album debuted atop the coveted Billboard 200 Wednesday with 169,000 copies sold first week.

With that total and position Grande scores the second best opening week for a female artist in 2014. She also joins Susan Boyle as the second female artist to score two no.1 debuts with her first two albums (sans "Yours Truly").

In related news, Grande's singles got a major boost in sales following her performance at the MTV Video Music Awards last Sunday.

"Bang Bang," with Jessie J and Nicki Minaj, holds at no.3 on the Digital Songs chart with 244,000 copies sold (up 54 percent). Grande's "Break Free," up 84 percent, rises 17-8 on the same chart with 118,000 copies sold.

"Bang Bang," along with "Break Free," is featured on Grande's album "My Everything."