In February, Pop Smoke's commercial mixtape Meet The Woo 2 had a 36K opening week.
This week, his debut album Shoot For The Stars, Aim For The Moon is headed for a 175-195k opening week with 27-30k of those traditional albums, according to HitsDailyDouble.
Two weeks after Meet The Woo 2 dropped Smoke was shot and killed in Hollywood.
Part of the better promotion the Brooklyn rapper received this time around was features. Lil Baby, Future, Roddy Ricch, Quavo, 50 Cent, DaBaby, Lil Tjay, Swae Lee, Tyga, Rowdy Rebel, Karol G, and King Combs showed up on his posthumous product. 50 also took on an executive producer role.
Shoot For The Stars, Aim For The Moon will finish number one this week.