Sales Wrap: Black Eyed Peas End On Top, Eminem Relapses In Top 5 & Juicy J Debuts On The Charts

Wednesday, Jun 24, 2009 11:00AM

Written by Cyrus Langhorne

In this week's Sales Wrap, The Black Eyed Peas move to number two, behind the Jonas Brothers, Eminem stays in the Top 5 and Three 6 Mafia's Juicy J and the Coup's Boots Riley hit the charts.

The Black Eyed Peas' lost their top spot on the charts to the Jonas Brothers, who sold 247,300 copies, and settled for No. 2 with 147,600 sold discs this week. According to Nielsen Soundscan, the group's comeback project has sold 452,100 copies after 14 days in stores.

Grammy-winning rapper Eminem's Relapse dropped one slot to No. 4 with 72,500. After a solid five weeks on shelves, Slim Shady's fifth solo album has sold 1,121,500 copies.

Award-winning singer Beyonce's I Am...Sasha Fierce slipped two spots to No. 26 with 16,600. Going into her 32nd week in stores, Mrs. Carter's latest effort has sold 2,253,400 records to date.

Rapper-turned-actor Mos Def's The Ecstatic dropped 20 positions down to No. 29 scanning 15,700. With two weeks under his belt, the rapper's new album rests at 55,100 sold discs.

R&B newcomer Keri Hilson's In A Perfect World fell three spots to No. 34 with 14,600. Going into her 14th week, the singer's debut has sold 355,400 copies to date.

Beyonce's Above & Beyonce compilation disc also debuted on the charts this week landing at No. 36. After seven days, the disc has pushed 14,300 copies.

The Coup's Boots Riley debuted on the charts this week as Street Sweeper Social Club secured No. 37. With seven days in the books, Riley's new project has sold 14,100 units.

R&B singer Chrisette Michele's Epiphany moved up one slot to No. 38 with 13,800. After seven weeks in stores, the singer's latest effort has sold 188,200 copies.

Pleasure P's Introduction of Marcus Cooper dropped 30 positions to No. 40 with 12,800. Going into his third week in stores, the singer's new album has sold 51,700 records.

Evening things out within the Top 50 is Wisin Y Yandel's La Revolucion which dropped 19 slots to No. 49 with 10,800. With a month under their belts, the Latin rap duo's new album has sold 83,400 copies.

Three 6 Mafia's Juicy J released his new album Hustile Till I Die which got off to a slow start at No. 106. After seven days in stores, the rapper's solo project has sold 5,600 records.

Be sure to check back next week to see what releases impact Sales Wrap.

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