Sales Wrap: Justin Bieber Fever Tops The Charts, Monica Stands At No. 2 & Ludacris Keeps Battling In Top 10
Wednesday, Mar 31, 2010 5:00PM
In this week's Sales Wrap, teen sensation Justin Bieber tops the charts, Monica stands tall at No. 2 and Ludacris battles for a Top 10 position.
R&B singer Justin Bieber's My World 2.0 topped the charts this week landing at No. 1. According to Nielsen Soundscan, the teen star's new album sold 282,700 albums after a week in stores.
R&B veteran Monica's Still Standing also debuted this week at No. 2. After one week in stores, the singer's latest effort has moved 183,800 copies to date.
Grammy-winning rapper Ludacris' Battle of the Sexes fell four spots to No. 7 with 44,900. With three weeks in the books, the actor/rapper's new compilation album has sold 243,300 records.
Gospel singer Marvin Sapp's Here I Am dropped seven slots to No. 9 with 38,900. Headed into his third week, the singer's new album rests at 106,400 records to date.
Award-winning group The Black Eyed Peas' E.N.D. (Energy Never Dies) moved down two positions to No. 10 this week with 34,500. After 42 weeks, the group's new album has shelled out 2,343,900 records to date.
Renowned singer Sade's Soldier of Love dropped out of the Top 10 moving five slots to No. 11 with 31,300. With 7 weeks to her name, the singer's comeback album has reached platinum status with 1,023,000 sold records.
Pop singer Ke$ha's Animal slipped two slots to No. 14 with 23,600. With 3 months in the books, her new album has hit gold with 515,100 copies.
Animated band Gorillaz's Plastic Beach fell from the Top 10 sliding seven slots to No. 16 with 22,400. After three weeks, the group's new album has sold 172,600 records.
Video vixen Rihanna's Rated R remained at No. 20 this week with 21,200. After 18 weeks, the singer's new album has sold 774,000 copies.
Incarcerated rapper Lil Wayne's Rebirth dropped out of the Top 20 this week moving four spots to No. 21 with 20,900. After two months, the rapper's latest effort stands at 465,500 sold discs.
R&B singer Trey Songz's Ready moved down a notch with 17,800. Going into his 31st week, the crooner's new album has shelled out 629,300 records.
Grammy-winning singer Alicia Keys' Element of Freedom received a one-slot boost to No. 26 with 16,800. After 15 weeks, the singer's new solo project rests at 1,179,400 copies.
West Coast rap veteran Snoop Dogg's More Malice debuted on the charts this week at No. 29. With a week in the books, the rapper/actor's new album has moved 15,500 records.
Young Money's We Are Young Money album fell a notch to No. 32 with 13,600. With 14 weeks completed, the collective's debut has sold 404,800 records.
R&B singer Jaheim's Another Round remained at No. 35 this week with 12,400. With seven weeks under his belt, the crooner's new album stands at 234,600 copies.
The Queen of R&B Mary J. Blige's Stronger received a two-slot boost to No. 36 with 12,300. After seven weeks, the singer's new album has moved 714,200 units.
R&B singer Raheem Devaughn's Love & War Masterpeace solo project moved up a notch to No. 39 with 11,100. Going into his fifth week, the singer's new album has sold 87,700 copies.
Be sure to check back next week to see how Method Man, Raekwon and Ghostface Killah impact Sales Wrap.