Sales Wrap: Drake Takes The Pack, Rihanna Talks & Walks Outside Top 5, Trey Songz Invades The Chart
Wednesday, Dec 7, 2011 12:40PM
In this week's Sales Wrap, Drake leads the competition at No. 4, Rihanna falls outside of Top 5 and Trey Songz invades the chart.
Leading the way this week is Drake's Take Care remaining at No. 4 with 90,200 behind Justin Bieber's Under the Mistletoe (133,500), Adele's 21 (143,600) and Michael Buble's Christmas (292,500). According to Nielsen SoundScan, Drizzy's sophomore album has sold 894,400 units after three weeks in stores.
R&B veteran Mary J. Blige's My Life II...The Journey Continues moved down a notch to No. 6 with 71,900. With two weeks in the books, her new LP has pushed out 227,900 copies.
Grammy-winning singer Rihanna's Talk That Talk moved down four slots to No. 7 with 68,200. Headed into her third week on store shelves, the pop star's new LP has moved 266,400 records.
R&B singer Trey Songz's Inevitable EP debuted on the char this week at No. 23. With seven days in the books, his new project has sold 27,100 pieces.
Rap duo LMFAO's Sorry For The Party Rocking slipped nine slots to No. 25 with 25,800. After 24 weeks, their new LP has moved 332,000 copies.
Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne's Tha Carter IV dropped 19 positions to No. 34 with 22,200. With 14 weeks in the books, Weezy's latest solo offering has pushed out 1,775,600 records.
Grammy-winning rap duo Jay-Z and Kanye West's Watch the Throne moved down 12 notches to No. 42 with 20,000. After 17 weeks, their joint effort has sold 1,123,900 pieces.
Late pop icon Michael Jackson's Immortal dropped 23 positions to No. 47 with 18,100. After two weeks of availability, the singer's posthumous release has sold 60,900 units.
Be sure to check back next week to see what new releases impact Sales Wrap!