Soundtrack “Encanto” makes Billboard Top 10 on the Billboard 200 Chart

For the first time since Frozen 2, an original soundtrack shattered the top ten on the Billboard charts, with the Encanto The film’s soundtrack climbs to third place on the December 17 chart.

What is happening:

  • the Encanto Original soundtrack of the film with eight original songs by Tony and Grammy-winning songwriter / songwriter Lin-Manuel Miranda (Hamilton, Moana) rose from No. 110 to No. 7 on the Billboard 200 chart for the week ending December 30, 2021. The ensemble won 41,000 equivalent album units (up 220%) in its fifth week in the charts. The album is also No. 1 on the Billboard Soundtrack and Independent Album charts. According to Billboard, Encanto is the most recent soundtrack to reach the top 10 since Frozen 2 fell from 15 to 3 on the graph of December 7, 2019.
  • Songs from the movie and the soundtrack are also trending, including “We Don’t Talk About Bruno”, currently Spotify’s # 1 song in the US Top 50. The song is also # 17 on the Global Top 50, # 1 on the Global Viral, and # 1 on the US viral charts. The video contains over 30 million streams, with an additional 10 million streams for lyrics and pseudo-videos. The video has been the # 1 trending music video on YouTube since its release on December 28.
  • “Surface Pressure” is # 8 on the Top 50 US Spotify charts, # 51 on the World Best Songs chart, # 4 on the Global Viral chart and # 5 on the US Viral chart. The video has over 32 million streams. The new sing-along version of the video is available here and immediately reached the # 1 trending position overall.
  • Additionally, the “Family Madrigal” video has over 29 million streams. At Amazon, “We Don’t Talk About Bruno” and “Surface Pressure” are the top two tracks, with 4 songs in the Top 10. The songs received over 2.3 million voice requests in the last 7 days .
  • The soundtrack is # 1 Album Overall on Apple Music and # 1 on iTunes. Of the 342K Shazams total on the album’s tracks last week, “Dos Oruguitas” had 109K Shazams and the song ranked 25th on the US Top 200 and 59th on the Top 200 on the world charts. The clip will be released on DisneyMusicVevo on Friday, January 7.
  • “Dos Oruguitas” is one of 15 songs eligible for the Oscars® list for best original song and the song received a Critics Choice Award nomination for best song.
  • “We’re not talking about Bruno” is the featured trend on TikTok today and last week the album’s sounds had over 1.1 billion views.
  • from disney Encanto is now broadcast on Disney + and in theaters and arrives on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD on February 8. Hear Lin-Manuel Miranda discuss songs from Encanto on a new episode of the Disney’s For Scores podcast here and enjoy the music featured on the DisneyHits playlist.
  • Walt Disney Animation Studios Encanto tells the story of an extraordinary family, the Madrigals, who live hidden in the mountains of Colombia, in a magical house, in a bustling city, in a wonderful and charming place called an Encanto. The magic of Encanto blessed every child in the family with a unique gift ranging from super strength to the power to heal — every child except one, Mirabel (voiced by Stéphanie Beatriz). But when she discovers that the magic surrounding the Encanto is in danger, Mirabel decides that she, the only ordinary Madrigal, may well be the last hope of her exceptional family.
  • You can listen to the Encanto Original soundtrack of the film on a variety of platforms which can be found here. Encanto is now streaming on Disney +.