Sales Wrap: Madonna Strips Down At No. 1, Drake Falls From Top 20, E-40, DJ Premier & Freddie Foxxx Invade The Chart

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012 12:30PM

Written by Cyrus Langhorne

In this week's Sale Wrap, pop icon Madonna strips away her competition at No. 1, Drake loses his placing in Top 20 plus new releases from E-40, DJ Premier and Freddie Foxxx hit the chart.

Leading the pack this week is Madonna's MDNA at No. 1. According to Nielsen SoundScan, the pop icon's new LP has sold 359,400 copies after seven days in stores.

Roc Nation princess Melanie Fiona's MF Life dropped 15 slots to No. 22 with 16,200. With two weeks under her belt, the singer's new LP has sold 50,400 records.

Young Money star Drake's Take Care moved down six slots to No. 24 with 15,900. After 20 weeks on store shelves, Drizzy's sophomore album has pushed out 1,652,000 units.

Grammy-winning singer Rihanna's Talk That Talk fell 11 positions to No. 25 with 15,400. Headed into her 20th week, RiRi's newest LP has pushed out 794,800 records.

Rap duo LMFAO's Sorry for Party Rocking dropped 11 spots to No. 32 with 12,600. After 41 weeks, their new LP has pushed 775,900 copies.

Young Money rapper Tyga's Careless World fell 13 slots to No. 33 with 12,500. With six weeks out of the way, Tyga's newest album has moved 169,400 pieces.

West Coast collective Odd Future's OF Tape Vol. 2 dropped 31 slots to No. 36 with 11,900. With two weeks under their belts, their new LP has sold 52,200 units.

Rap newcomer Diggy Simmons' Unexpected Arrival fell 24 positions to No. 37 with 11,500. After 14 days, his long-awaited debut has shelled out 32,900 copies.

Atlanta rapper Young Jeezy's Thug Motivation 103 fell 13 slots to No. 43 with 10,000. Headed into his fourth month, the Snowman's latest solo offering has sold 542,800 units.

Rap veteran E-40's Block Brochure: Welcome debuted on the chart at No. 44. With seven days in the books, his new LP has sold 9,600 copies.

DJ Premier and Freddie Foxxx's The Kolexxxion debuted on the chart this week at No. 195. With seven days knocked out, their joint effort has sold 3,100 pieces. [Check out Freddie's 5 Reasons Why].

Be sure to check back next week to see how Nicki Minaj's new album performs in Sales Wrap!

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