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Frank Ocean’s ‘Endless’ Is Ineligible for the ‘Billboard’ Charts

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Frank Ocean’s primary new album Blonde is expected to debut at number one on this week’s Billboard 200 albums chart, but its immediate predecessor Endless doesn’t qualify, the magazine explained today. The reason: The industry hasn’t created an album unit equivalency for “visual albums,” so there’s no agreed-upon way to compare viewers of Ocean’s staircase-building project to the number of people who…