Recap: New Releases & Weekly Album Sales Ending 3/10/2013

 

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ surprise hit The Heist continues to hold strong at the #4 position on the Billboard 200, totaling at over 420,000 units sold. At the same time, newcomers Kendrick Lamar and A$AP Rocky maintain spots in the top 50, while the Notorious B.I.G.’s Greatest Hits collection saw a boost in sales with the 16th anniversary of his death. On the digital singles front, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis crack the top 50 twice, with their #1 smash “Thrift Shop” racking up another 326,000 sales. The list also finds Drake making four appearances, with his solo single “Started From the Bottom” cracking the top 10.

 

Weekly Album Sales Ending 3/10/2013

4. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – The Heist - 41,604

30. Kendrick Lamar – good kid, m.A.A.d city - 15,566

46. ASAP Rocky – Long.Live.ASAP -12,701

54. T.I. – Trouble Man: Heavy is the Head - 10,641

78. 2 Chainz – Based on a T.R.U. Story - 7,020

80. The Notorious B.I.G. – Greatest Hits - 6,760

83. Wiz Khalifa – O.N.I.F.C. - 6,642

92. Frank Ocean – Channel Orange – 5,800

96. Joe Budden – No Love Lost – 5,465

105. Future – Pluto – 5,001

 

Digital Singles Sales, 3/13/2013

1. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – “Thrift Shop” – 326, 220

6. Drake – “Started From the Bottom” – 142,245

13. Lil Wayne feat. Drake & Future – “Love Me” – 91,829

27. A$AP Rocky feat. Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar – “F**kin’ Problems” – 63,199

38. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Ray Dalton – “Can’t Hold Us” – 46,507

47. Ace Hood feat. Rick Ross & Future – “Bugatti” – 42,267

52. Trinidad Jame$ – “All Gold Everything” – 38,734

57. 2 Chainz – “I’m Different” – 36,841

59. Kendrick Lamar feat. Drake – “Poetic Justice” – 35,605

70. Young Jeezy feat. 2 Chainz – “R.I.P.” –  29,033

 

[via Vakseen]