2 Chainz’s First-Week Sales Predictions

2 Chainz has been everywhere over the last year. From mixtapes to successful singles to guest spots on some of the game’s biggest name’s hit record, the Atlanta native’s come up has been hard to miss. Today, the recent Def Jam signee gets the chance to give fans his first solo commercial release, with his album Based on a T.R.U. Story. With guests like Lil Wayne, Kanye West, Drake, Nicki Minaj, Scarface and more, the album gives fans a chance to get more new music from the rapper that’s been everywhere lately. How many supporters will show out and cop the disc? The XXL Staff predicts.

Shaheem Reid —135,000

Jayson Rodriguez —110,000

Carl Chery —105,000

Jaeki Cho —100,000

Adam Fleischer — 97,000

Mark Lelinwalla —90,000

Neil Martinez-Belkin —89,000