Sales Wrap: Justin Bieber Fever Still Contagious, Usher Holds Down No. 4, Gucci Mane Leaves His Imprint On The Charts

Wednesday, Apr 21, 2010 3:10PM

Written by Cyrus Langhorne

In this week's Sales Wrap, Justin Bieber fever is still contagious at No. 1, Usher finds himself at No. 4 and Gucci Mane leaves an imprint on the charts.

Teen sensation Justin Bieber has once again held onto the No. 1 spot this week as My World 2.0 topped the charts with 92,100. According to Nielsen Soundscan, the youngster's new album has sold 768,000 records after a month in stores.

R&B superstar Usher's Raymond v. Raymond fell two slots to No. 4 with 63,600. Headed into his first full month in stores, the Southern singer's new album has sold 486,100 records to date.

Pop star Ke$ha's Animal received an eight-position boost to No. 8 with 31,200. With 15 weeks under her belt, the singer's new album continues to cruise past gold-status with 599,500 sold discs.

R&B crooner Monica's Still Standing is still in the Top 10 as it moves down three notches to No. 9 with 30,300. After a month in stores, Monica's latest effort has pushed out 334,100 copies.

Renowned singer Sade's Solider of Love received a seven-slot forward jump to No. 12 with 24,700. Going into her 11th week, the United Kingdom songbird's comeback stands at 1,099,500 moved units.

Distrubin' Tha Peace leader Ludacris' Battle of the Sexes compilation dropped two slots to No. 13 with 24,600. With six weeks in the books, the rapper's latest release has sold 334,500 records.

Award-winning crew Black Eyed Peas' E.N.D. (Energy Never Dies) moved down a notch to No. 14 with 23,600. After 45 weeks, the group's new album has sold 2,435,000 pieces.

Incarcerated rapper Gucci Mane's Burrrprint 2 debuted on the charts this week at No. 19. After seven days in stores, the Southern emcee's new release has sold 19,400 copies.

Soulful singer Erykah Badu's New Amerykah Part Two took a hard hit this week moving 11 slots to No. 20 with 19,400. With three weeks in the books, the singer's new album has sold 159,500 records.

Gospel singer Marvin Sapp's Here I Am dropped from the Top 20 and moved down six positions to No. 23 with 16,600. With five weeks under his belt, the singer's new album rests at 175,000 records.

Video vixen Rihanna's Rated R slipped five spots to No. 26 with 15,200. With 21 weeks in the books, the singer's latest album has sold 830,300 records.

Animated band Gorillaz's Plastic Beach slipped one spot to No. 30 with 13,700. After six weeks in stores, the crew's new album has sold 216,900 pieces to date.

Incarcerated rapper Lil Wayne's Rebirth fell seven spots to No. 32 with 13,200. Completing its 11th week in stores, the project has sold 517,700 records.

R&B singer Trey Songz's Ready dropped six slots to No. 37 with 12,000. Headed into his 34th week, the singer's latest release has sold 671,400 copies.

Grammy-winning singer Alicia Keys' Element of Freedom dropped six spots to No. 40 with 11,500. Going into her 19th week, the music heartthrob's new release has sold 1,217,100 records to date.

Young Money's We Are Young Money compilation slipped three slots to No. 44 with 10,500. After 17 weeks on the charts, the group's debut has sold 438,900 pieces.

Evening things out in Top 50 is Jaheim's Another Round which fell two slots to No. 49 with 8,600. With ten weeks in the books, the singer's new album has sold 264,600 records.

Be sure to check next week to see what new albums impact Sales Wrap.

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