album sales

The 6 God announced the overnight success of his new album at a Toronto release party

In case you missed it, Meek Mill dropped his sophomore album, Dreams Worth More Than Money, a day early at the top of the week. The Philly rapper let…

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  The numbers are in and Justin Timberlake moved lots of units his first week selling over 980K copies of “The 20/20 Experience” many predicted the album to go for 450-600k first week but Justin pretty much went Platinum in one week which is amazing considering the days of horrible album sales but this just […]

The numbers are in, and although Drake didn’t reach the 700k that was estimated, he did well nonetheless. According to Soundscan numbers he did 631 466 units. He beat his previous album, “Thank Me Later”, by almost 200,000 units and he will land the top spot on Billboard 200. Plus he has the second highest […]

When it comes to breaking records in the hip hop arena, Eminem is the man to beat. Besides selling millions of albums in a rapidly declining industry, Em is one of  two rappers to have won the Best Rap Album Grammy each time they’ve released a disc. The other person in that club is Kanye West. […]

Keyshia Cole has fired her manager Manny Halley, who you may remember from her reality show “The Way It Is,” following the poor album sales of her fourth release, “Calling All Hearts.” The album failed to impress both radio and critics, alike. Despite debuting at #9 on the Billboard 200 last month, the LP, as […] Ne-Yo recently sat down with my homegirls, The CW Detroit Gossip Girls, and discussed everything from his newborn daughter to artists having to change to evolve in their careers. He also revealed that he was disappointed with his first week album sales. Check out a few excerpts and video below: On fatherhood Fatherhood is […] Drake’s first week sales are in and they do impress. The Young Money artist’s debut album Thank Me Later officially moved 462,989 copies in just a week. Not to mention, his album already has gone platinum in Canada. Yep, platinum in just a week in his home country. Drake is officially the next big […]

Via:Ballerstatus While there were a few hip-hop releases this week on the Billboard 200, it was ruled by soundtracks — the “Twilight Saga: Eclipse” soundtrack and the latest installment of the “Glee” soundtrack series — “Journey to Regionals.” It was the “Glee” project that took no. 1 though. The highest rap debut this week comes […]

Via:ballerstatus 16-year-old pop star Justin Bieber is this week’s king of the Billboard 200, beating out a new album from Monica, as well as previously released projects from Ludacrs, the Black Eyed Peas, Sade, and the Gorillaz. Bieber’s new album, My World 2.0, hit no. 1 this week after selling 283,000 copies. It’s his second album […]