News: Birdman's "Rich Gang" First-Week Sales Projections Revealed
Wednesday, Jul 24, 2013 4:50PM
Cash Money Records head Birdman's Rich Gang should have no problems finding a place on the sales chart next week with seven-day estimates up to 21,000 copies.
Based on one-day estimates, the Cash Money/Young Money compilation album will face competition from Latin singers Marc Anthony and Selena Gomez.
Hollywood's Selena Gomez will have her very first #1 debut on next week's chart. That should entitle her to a cake or something, right? Here are this week's key debuts: Selena Gomez (Hollywood) 95-105k Marc Anthony (Sony Music Latin) 30-35k Rich Gang (Cash Money/Republic) 18-21k (HITS Daily Double)
The new album features hip-hop heavyweights like French Montana, Rick Ross, Lil Wayne and more.
Rich Gang Tracklisting 1. "R.G." feat. Mystikal 2. "Million Dollar" feat. Detail and Future 3. "Tapout" feat. Lil Wayne, Birdman, Nicki Minaj, Mack Maine, and Future 4. "We Been On" feat. R. Kelly, Birdman, and Lil Wayne 5. "Dreams Come True" feat. Yo Gotti, Birdman, Mack Maine, and Ace Hood 6. "50 Plates" feat. Rick Ross 7. "Bigger Than Life" feat. Chris Brown, Tyga, Birdman, and Lil Wayne 8. "100 Favors" feat. Detail, Birdman, and Kendrick Lamar 9. "Everyday" feat. Cory Gunz, Birdman, Busta Rhymes, and Mystikal 10. "Burn The House" feat. Detail 11. "Panties To The Side" feat. French Montana, Bow Wow, Tyga, and Gudda Gudda 12. "Angel" feat. Birdman, Lil Wayne, Mystikal, Ace Hood, Jae Millz, Gudda Gudda, and Mack Maine 13. "Sunshine" feat. Limp Bizkit, Flo Rida, Birdman, and Caskey Deluxe Edition 14. "Paint Tha Town" feat. The Game, Birdman, and Lil Wayne 15. "Have It Your Way" feat. T.I., Birdman, and Lil Wayne 16. "Fly Rich" feat. Stevie J, Future, Tyga, Meek Mill, and Mystikal (Rich Gang)
The project's flashy cover art landed online last month along with news of its June 25th release being pushed back.
Birdman, is returning to the game today with a some news regarding his upcoming Rich Gang album. The New Orleans wordsmith let loose of the projects cover art, which is honestly nothing too wild and exciting. Though the album is sure to be something rather amazing, based soley on hearing "Tapout". The album drops on July 23rd, so make sure you mark your calendars. (Stupid Dope)
The New Orleans native recently talked about recruiting non-Cash Money artists like Rick Ross, Meek Mill, French Montana, Future and more for an upcoming compilation album.
On June 25, Baby will drop his Rich Gang: Flashy Lifestyle compilation, and while the project will be released on Cash Money Records, it will feature music from non-YMCMB stars as well. "We have other artists like Future, who is not signed to us but a part of us. French, Ross, Meek and all these [guys] are friends that we rock with and call on," Birdman promised. "A lot of business we do don't necessarily have to be about money, it's about relationships and this is about people that we have relationships with." (MTV)