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David Bowie's last album has landed in the top spot on the Billboard charts, the magazine reported Sunday.

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"Blackstar," which was released just two days before the music icon's death from cancer at 69, sold 181,000 copies in its first week, Billboard said. It's Bowie's first-ever chart-topper in the United States.

The album has received rave reviews. After Bowie died, his longtime collaborator Tony Visconti called "Blackstar" a "parting gift" to the world. In his final days, Bowie was planning a follow-up album. It was part of a burst of creative energy from Bowie in the last years of his life, even as he faced his own impending death.

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Watch the video for "Lazarus," one of the singles from "Blackstar," below.