Paul Walker tribute sets Spotify record, drives Furious 7 soundtrack to top of Billboard chart

April 16, 2015 9:29 AM

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LOS ANGELES (REUTERS) - An emotional tribute song to the late actor Paul Walker in Fast & Furious 7 drove the movie's soundtrack to the top of the weekly Billboard 200 album chart on Wednesday.

The soundtrack, which features Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth's song See You Again, sold 45,000 albums and 583,000 songs, and was streamed 11.6 million times in the past week, for a total of 111,000 units, according to figures from Nielsen SoundScan.

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