Sales Wrap: Wiz Khalifa Misses The Top Spot, Alicia Keys Stays Hot At No. 7, Rihanna Undresses The Top 10
Wednesday, Dec 12, 2012 1:37PM
In this week's Sales Wrap, Wiz Khalifa just misses landing atop his competition at No. 2, Alicia Keys stays sizzling at No. 7 and Rihanna departs the Top 10.
Leading the way this week is Wiz Khalifa's O.N.I.F.C. at No. 2 behind Taylor Swift's Red (167,000). According to Nielsen SoundScan, the new LP has shelled out 141,400 copies after seven days in stores.
Pop star Ke$ha's Warrior debuted on the chart at No. 6 this week. With seven days in the books, her newest solo effort has sold 86,000 copies.
Grammy-winning singer Alicia Keys' Girl On Fire fell six slots to No. 7 with 76,700. Headed into her third week of availability, Keys' new LP has sold 236,500 records.
Grammy-winning singer Rihanna's Unapologetic dropped six spots to No. 12 with 59,300. Moving into her fourth week, RiRi's new solo LP has pushed out 368,900 pieces.
Former Goodie Mob member Cee-Lo Green's Magic Moment received a seven-spot boost to No. 25 with 30,000. After six full weeks on store shelves, the album has sold 77,200 units.
R&B singer Keyshia Cole's Woman To Woman fell nine slots to No. 26 with 28,600. With three weeks in the books, Cole's new LP has sold 161,600 copies.
West Coast rapper Kendrick Lamar's good kid, m.A.A.d. city dropped 14 spots to No. 32 with 24,500. Moving into his second full month, the rapper's new studio debut has moved 481,400 records.
Miami rapper Pitbull's Global Warming slipped six spots to No. 44 with 16,500. With three weeks knocked out, Pitbull's solo LP has shelled out 98,900 pieces.
Evening things out in Top 50 is Mariah Carey's Merry Christmas moving up 13 slots with 14,800. After a full month, Carey's latest solo effort has sold 5,261,200 units.
Be sure to check back next week to see what new releases impact Sales Wrap!