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Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’ Debuts With The Largest First Week Sales Since Eminem’s ‘The Eminem Show’
Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’ Debuts With The Largest First Week Sales Since Eminem’s ‘The Eminem Show’
Taylor Swift's latest album, 1989, made history this week. The album sold 1.287 million copies in its first week, registering the largest sales week for an album since June 2, 2002, when Eminem's The Eminem Show sold 1.322 million in its second chart week at No...
T.I. And Logic’s Albums Land At No. 2 And No. 4 In This Week’s Album Sales (10/29/2014)
T.I. And Logic’s Albums Land At No. 2 And No. 4 In This Week’s Album Sales (10/29/2014)
T.I.'s Paperwork and Logic's Under Pressure finished No. 2 and No. 4 respectively in this week's album sales, a refreshing sight to see after a few weeks of disappointing hip-hop sales. Paperwork grabbed the No. 2 spot this week with 80,000 units sold, a solid showing for one of ATL's finest...
The Game’s ‘Blood Moon: Year Of The Wolf’ Debuts At No. 8 On This Week’s Album Sales (10/22/14)
The Game’s ‘Blood Moon: Year Of The Wolf’ Debuts At No. 8 On This Week’s Album Sales (10/22/14)
The Game's Blood Moon: Year Of The Wolf debuted at No. 8 on the charts this week, with 30,544 units sold. It's a rather disappointing showing for an album that had a good amount of promo behind it, and a few solid tracks with all-star features such as "Hit Em Hard," "Fuck Yo Feelings," and "Really" among others...
Chris Brown’s ‘X’ Debuts At No. 2 In This Week’s Album Sales (9/24/2014)
Chris Brown’s ‘X’ Debuts At No. 2 In This Week’s Album Sales (9/24/2014)
Say what you want about Chris Brown, but one thing is for certain; the man can sell records. This week, Chris Brown sixth studio album X came in at No. 2 on the charts this week, selling a whopping 142,155 units. The album, which features songs such as “Loyal”, “Autumn Leaves”, and the title track “X”, delivers one of the strongest weeks for an urban music album this year...
Lecrae’s ‘Anomaly’ Debuts At No. 1 In This Week’s Album Sales (9/17/2014)
Lecrae’s ‘Anomaly’ Debuts At No. 1 In This Week’s Album Sales (9/17/2014)
After a week's worth of speculation, the numbers have finally been released. Lecrae's Anomaly has taken the top spot on this week's chart, edging out another major first-week release, Jhené Aiko's Souled Out. While Aiko's album sales total hit projections, with 71,230 units sold this past week, Lecrae's album surpassed projections that stated that the album would sell around 75,000 to 80,000 in t
‘PARTYNEXTDOOR 2′ Enters Chart At No. 15 In This Week’s Album Sales (8/6/14)
‘PARTYNEXTDOOR 2′ Enters Chart At No. 15 In This Week’s Album Sales (8/6/14)
With Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers' Hypnotic Eye taking the top spot and mainstays like the Frozen soundtrack, Sam Smith's In The Lonely Hour and Now 50 still hanging around, there's no room for hip-hop in this week's Top 10. The main success story this week comes from Mississauga, Ontario's upcoming R&B enigma PARTYNEXTDOOR. He sta...
Trey Songz’s ‘Trigga’ Falls To No. 9 In This Week’s Album Sales (7/23/14)
Trey Songz’s ‘Trigga’ Falls To No. 9 In This Week’s Album Sales (7/23/14)
This is the week a parody album is doing better than hip-hop albums. Weird Al Yankovic's Mandatory Fun, which has parodies of "Fancy" and "Happy," tops the charts (for the first time in his career) with 104,000 units pushed. This week's chart also delivers the answer to why they're still making Kidz Bop and Now albums. The...

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