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Album Sales Charts – Week Ending 1/10

Posted By on January 13, 2010

    Lil Wayne's Young Money compilation album continues to sell well while Eminem is once again the top selling solo rapper this week as his "Relapse" slash "Refill" album sells another twenty-five thousand copies (landing at 15th) plus Jay-Z drops only one spot to 22nd as the "Blueprint III" scanned just under twenty-thousand more units. Gucci Mane's "The State Vs Radric Davis" grabbed 37th while 50 Cent's "Before I Self Destruct" record gets closer to the gold status with another 8,800 copies sold.

    On the R&B tip, Alicia Keys and Mary J Blige continue to be strong on the charts. Keys lands at number 4 (down only one spot) with another 63 thousand copies sold while Mary J kept her 5th position with around fifty-thousand more albums scanned. Rihanna's new "Rated R" album moved up 3 spots to 11th while the Black Eyed Peas stayed at number 8 with around thirty-five thousand more copies of their "E.N.D." album sold.

Number Artist Album Sales
4 Alicia Keys Element Of Freedom 64,371
5 Mary J Blige Stronger (With Every Tear) 49,164
8 Black Eyed Peas E.N.D. 35,034
13 Young Money We Are Young Money 24,866
15 Eminem Relapse & Refill 24,613
22 Jay-Z Blueprint 3 19,107
39 Gucci Mane State vs Radric Davis 11,317
57 50 Cent Before I Self Destruct 8,800

Alicia Keys – Try Sleeping With A Broken Heart


Mary J Blige – I Am


Black Eyed Peas – I Gotta Feeling


Young Money ft Lloyd – Bedrock


Eminem, Drake, Kanye West, Lil Wayne – Forever


Jay-Z ft Swizz Beatz – On To The Next One


Gucci Mane – Heavy

50 Cent ft Governor – Do You Think About Me