Major Key debuts this week at number one on the Billboard 200 Pop Albums Chart. It opened with sales of 95,000, 59,000 of which are compact discs.
Released July 29 through a distribution deal between DJ Khaled’s We The Best label and Epic Records, the album is the sixth Top 10 for Khaled. It features collaborations with Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj, Kendrick Lamar, Lil Wayne, Nas, Jay-Z, Future, 2 Chainz, Fabolous, J Cole, Betty Wright, Grammy winner Meghan Trainor, Fat Joe, Kent Jones and Busta Rhymes.
Progress was produced by Mineral Boss Records, which is run by Tawana Chang. She is elated at the song and Major Key’s success.“I am proud and honoured to know that my hard work and dedication to my label and career is being recognised,” Chang told the Jamaica Observer from Florida yesterday.
Mavado has been signed to We The Best Music Group since 2011.
A former host at the WEDR radio station in Miami, 40-year-old DJ Khaled released his first album Listennn….The Truth, in 2006.