Sales Wrap: The Weeknd Struts At No. 4, Kendrick Lamar Departs Top 10, Yelawolf & Travis Barker Invade The Chart
Wednesday, Nov 21, 2012 2:55PM
In this week's Sales Wrap, The Weeknd helms the competition at No. 4, Kendrick Lamar exits the Top 10 plus Travis Barker and Yelawolf invade the chart.
Leading the way this week is The Weeknd's Trilogy at No. 4 behind Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 (93,200), Taylor Swift's Red (144,500) and One Direction's Take Me Home (539,700). According to Nielsen SoundScan, the singer's new compilation album has sold 86,300 copies after a week in stores.
R&B singer Christina Aguilera's Lotus debuted on the chart at No. 7. With seven days in the books, her new LP has sold 72,800 pieces.
West Coast rapper Kendrick Lamar's good kid, m.A.A.d city dropped nine slots to No. 18 with 34,000. With a full month knocked out, his newest solo effort has sold 378,600 records.
R&B singer Ne-Yo's R.E.D. fell 19 spots to No. 23 with 24,700. Headed into his third week, the soulful crooner's new LP has pushed 90,800 copies.
Maybach Music Group rapper Meek Mill's Dreams & Nightmares moved down 20 positions to No. 28 with 21,300. With three weeks knocked out, the Philadelphia emcee's solo debut has sold 227,200 units.
Singer Miguel's Kaleidoscope Dream at No. 48 with 11,300. Headed into week two, his newest LP has shelled out 180,900.
Evening things off in Top 50 is Travis Barker and Yelawolf's Pyscho White (EP) at No. 50. With seven days under their belt, the duo's new LP has sold 11,100 pieces.
Be sure to check back next week to see what new releases impact Sales Wrap!