Sales Wrap: Nicki Minaj Loses Her Top, Kanye West Hits A Milli, Slaughterhouse Invades The Chart
Wednesday, Feb 16, 2011 12:50PM
In this week's Sales Wrap, Nicki Minaj loses her top spot, Kanye West hits a million-plus sold and Joe Budden & Co. prepares to slaughter the chart.
Leading the pack this week is Nicki Minaj's Pink Friday which dropped three slots to No. 4 with 46,700 copies falling behind Justin Bieber's My World 2.0 (48,000), Mumford & Sons' Sigh No More (49,300) and Now 37 (150,800). According to Nielsen SoundScan, Minaj's debut album now sits at 1,081,300 after three months. [Check out Nicki Minaj's Score]
Pop star Bruno Mars' Doo-Wops & Hooligans fell out of the Top 5, moving down two slots to No. 6 with 39,400. After 19 weeks on the chart, the singer's new album has pushed out 666,400 copies.
Grammy-winning rapper Eminem's Recovery received a three-slot boost to No. 7 with 37,800. With 34 weeks in the books, Slim Shadys' Grammy-winning LP has pushed out 3,573,300 records.
Grammy-winning singer Rihanna's Loud slipped three positions to No. 8 with 36,500. With 13 weeks under her belt, RiRi's latest solo effort sits at 931,100 sold records.
The 2011 Grammy Nominees, which includes Drake and Rihanna, moved up four slots to No. 11 with 33,300. After three weeks, the compilation project has now sold 93,500 records.
The Black Eyed Peas' The Beginning received a six-slot boost to No. 14 with 30,900. With 11 weeks in the books, the award-winning group's latest album stands at 505,800 sold discs.
R&B veteran R. Kelly's Love Letter remained at No. 18 with 26,300. With nine weeks knocked out, Kells' latest solo project has sold 412,500 records.
The Black Eyed Peas' E.N.D. (Energy Never Dies) received a 21-slot boost to No. 20 with 20,000. After 88 weeks, the 2009 album now stands at 2,977,500 sold pieces.
R&B singer Jamie Foxx's Best Night Of My Life dropped five positions to No. 21 with 19,100. Headed into his ninth week, the singer-turned-actor's new LP stands at 289,100 sold copies.
Grammy-winning producer/rapper Kanye West's My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy moved down four slots to No. 26 with 16,400. After three months, the LP now stands at 1,015,000 sold records. [Check out Kanye West's Score]
Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne's I Am Not A Human Being moved out of the Top 30 dropping down to No. 34 with 15,400. With 20 weeks in the books, Weezy's latest solo effort stands at 748,300 sold discs.
Incarcerated rapper T.I.'s No Mercy dropped eight slots to No. 36 with 14,800. With ten weeks in the books, Tip's new LP stands at 424,900 sold pieces. [Check out T.I.'s Score]
R&B singer Trey Songz's Passion, Pain & Pleasure received a one-slot boost to No. 43 with 13,500. After 22 weeks, the singer's new LP has shelled out 686,700 records.
R&B singer Keyshia Cole's Calling All Hearts dropped 16 positions to No. 49 with 12,600. After two months in stores, the album has pushed out 240,100 pieces.
Evening things out in Top 50 is Keri Hilson's No Boys Allowed moving down seven positions to No. 50 with 12,500. After eight weeks in stores, the video vixen's sophomore album has sold 205,500 copies.
Slaughterhouse's self-titled EP landed on the chart this week at No. 147. After seven days in stores, the project has sold 5,100 copies. [Check out Slaughterhouse's Score]
Be sure to check back next week to see how Saigon's Greatest Story Never Told performs on Sales Wrap.