Fergie and Chingy Score Top 10 Debuts, Lupe Fiasco Lands at #12
Black Eyed Peas singer/rapper Fergie scores the highest debut on the charts this week, landing at #3 with over 142,000 copies sold of her solo debut The Dutchess. Chingy lands the next highest spot at #8 after moving slightly over 70,000 copies of his sophomore effort Hoodstar. Those two releases mark the only hip-hop debuts to make the Top 10 this week, as Lupe Fiasco takes the number 12 spot with around 58,000 copies sold of his debut album Food & Liquor. Elsewhere on the charts, Bone Thugs grabs #31 with their Koch project Thug Stories, DJ Shadow’s The Outsider comes in at #94, and underground staples Jedi Mind Tricks bring up the rear at #131 with their 5th LP Servants In Heaven, Kings In Hell.