Sales Wrap: Big K.R.I.T. Gets Live At No. 5, Curren$y Stones Top 10, Nicki Minaj Receives Top 20 Pink Slip

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2012 12:19PM

Written by Cyrus Langhorne

In this week's Sales Wrap, rap newcomer Big K.R.I.T. leads the pack at No. 5, Curren$y rolls into Top 10 and Young Money star Nicki Minaj waves bye-bye to Top 20.

Leading the pack this week is Big K.R.I.T.'s Live From The Underground at No. 5 behind Young Neil's Americana (43,900), Beach Boys' That's Why God Made The Radio (60,800), Alan Jackson's Thirty Miles West (72,900) and Adele's 21 (75,000). According to Nielsen SoundScan, the Mississippi-bred emcee's long-awaited LP has sold 41,300 copies after seven days in stores. [Check out Big K.R.I.T.'s 5 Reasons]

New Orleans rapper Curren$y's Stoned Immaculate debuted at No. 8. With seven days knocked out, Hot Spitta's newest solo effort stands at 36,200 sold copies.

Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj's Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded dropped ten slots to No. 23 with 13,500. After ten weeks on store shelves, her sophomore LP has shelled out 521,500 copies.

Grammy-winning singer Rihanna's Talk That Talk fell four spots to No. 35 with 9,400. Headed into her 30th week, the singer's new LP stands at 909,400 units sold.

Young Money rapper Drake's Take Care slipped three notches to No. 46 with 8,300. With 30 weeks under his belt, Drizzy's sophomore LP has sold 1,770,500 pieces.

Grand Hustle rapper B.o.B.'s Strange Clouds moved down 13 slots to No. 47 with 8,200. Headed into his seventh week, Bobby Ray's second studio album stands at 148,700 sold records.

Make sure to check back next week to see what new releases impact Sales Wrap!

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