From the world of Disney’s ENCANTO, we may not talk about Bruno but we certainly do sing about him. The soundtrack for the film has once again maintained the number 1 position on the Billboard 200 chart for the seventh non-consecutive week amongst many other notable accolades.
The Encanto Original Motion Picture Soundtrack features eight original songs by Academy Award-nominated, Tony® and Grammy®-winning songwriter/composer Lin-Manuel Miranda (“Hamilton,” “Moana”) with an original score by Academy Award-nominated composer Germaine Franco maintains the No. 1 position on the Billboard 200 chart for the seventh non-consecutive week. Additional hiighlights:
- The R.I.A.A. Gold-certified set earned 90,000 equivalent album units (down 8%) in its eleventh week on the chart for the week ending Feb. 24, 2022.
- The album also maintains the top position on Billboard’s Soundtrack and Independent Album charts for the sixth consecutive week.
- On Billboard’s Hot 100 chart, the 2X Platinum-certified “We Don’t Talk About Bruno” maintains the No. 1 spot for the fifth consecutive week. “We Don’t Talk About Bruno” is the only song from a Disney animated or live-action film to top the Hot 100 for multiple weeks.
- Seven songs from the Encanto soundtrack are on the Hot 100: No. 1 – “We Don’t Talk About Bruno,” No. 13 – “Surface Pressure,” No. 26 – “The Family Madrigal,” No. 38 – “What Else Can I Do?,” No. 46 – “Dos Oruguitas,” No. 60 -“Waiting on a Miracle,” and No. 77 -“All of You.”
- The Encanto soundtrack and song “We Don’t Talk About Bruno” have topped the Billboard 200 and Hot 100 simultaneously for five consecutive weeks. The last soundtrack and song to achieve at least five weeks at No. 1 was 1992’s “The Bodyguard” and “I Will Always Love You” (Whitney Houston).
- “Dos Oruguitas” maintains the No. 2 position on the Latin Streaming Songs and Latin Digital Sales Songs charts for the second consecutive week. Previously, the track held the No. 1 position on the Latin Streaming Songs chart for 5 consecutive weeks and the Latin Digital Sales chart for 3 consecutive weeks.
About the Movie
ECANTO tells the tale of an extraordinary family, the Madrigals, who live hidden in the mountains of Colombia, in a magical house, in a vibrant town, in a wondrous, charmed place called an Encanto. The magic of the Encanto has blessed every child in the family with a unique gift from super strength to the power to heal—every child except one, Mirabel. But when she discovers that the magic surrounding the Encanto is in danger, Mirabel decides that she, the only ordinary Madrigal, might just be her exceptional family’s last hope.
The film features all-new songs by Emmy®, GRAMMY® and Tony Award® winner Lin-Manuel Miranda (“Hamilton,” “Moana”) and is directed by Byron Howard (“Zootopia,” “Tangled”) and Jared Bush (co-director “Zootopia”), co-directed by Charise Castro Smith (writer “The Death of Eva Sofia Valdez”) and produced by Clark Spencer and Yvett Merino.
See it for Yourself
ENCANTO is available now on Disney+ and available for purchase on Blu-ray and digital.