Justin Timberlake And Drake Hold The Top Spots In This Week’s Album Sales (10/9/2013)
Justin Timberlake’s comeback into music has been rewarding. This week, Timberlake achieved two different No. 1 albums this year. His latest release, The 20/20 Experience, 2 Of 2, debuted at the top spot with 350,000 copies sold. In comparison to the first installment, Timberlake didn’t get quite as big numbers as before (968,000), but it's still a huge feat.
In related news, two of hip-hop’s biggest names are still making an impact. Jay Z’s “Holy Grail” single with Justin Timberlake sold 118,000 copies this week, which takes the total to over two million digital units. Em also takes his Rick Rubin-produced single “Berzerk” get pass the one million benchmark with 115,000 copies sold this week. Here’s our breakdown of upcoming releases, as well as the albums that placed on the charts.
Dom Kennedy, Get Home Safely October 15
Black Milk, No Poison, No Paradise October 15
Young Dro, High Times October 15
Devin The Dude, One For The Road October 15
A$AP Mob, TBA October 15
TLC, TBA October 15
Starlito & Don Trip, Step Brothers 2 October 17