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Album Sales Charts – Week Ending February 20th

Posted By on February 22, 2011

     For the first time in weeks, Eminem is once again the top-selling rapper this week as his "Recovery" album kept it's 6th spot, gaining more than 57% in sales from last week, scanning around sixty-two thousand copies while last week's top-rapper, Nicki Minaj, dropped to 9th place but still managed to sell 46,000 units.

    Despite selling 24% less, Rihanna's "Loud" album dropped two spots to 10th while Lil Wayne jumped 18 positions (from 37th to 19th) after pushing 73% more copies than last week. Topping Weezy's jump is Gnarls Barkley's own Cee-Lo Green. Moving a crazy 87% more, the "Lady Killer" went from 49th to 24th with 23,059 copies sold while Kanye's "Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy" dropped ten spots to 33rd despite selling 3% more.

    Finishing up this week… Actor slash singer Jamie Foxx, had his "Best Night Of My Life" album lands at number 35 while rapper slash actor T.I. had his recent "No Mercy" project drop to 41st.

Number Last Week Artist Album (US Total Sales) This Week
6 6 Eminem Recovery (3.634 million) 61,773
9 4 Nicki Minaj Pink Friday (1.127 million) 46,144
10 8 Rihanna Loud (976K) 46,138
19 37 Lil Wayne I Am Not A Human Being (769K) 24,195
21 33 TI No Mercy (440K) 14,961
24 49 Cee Lo Green Lady Killer 23,059
33 23 Kanye West Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (1.031 Million) 17,374
35 22 Jamie Foxx Best Night Of My Life (305K) 16,221

Eminem ft Lil Wayne – No Love

Nicki Minaj ft Drake – Moment 4 Life


Rihanna ft Drake – Whats My Name


Lil Wayne – I Am Not A Human Being


TI ft The-Dream – No Mercy


Cee-Lo Green – Its Ok


Kanye West ft Rick Ross, Jay-Z,Nicki Minaj – Monster


Jamie Foxx ft Drake – Fall For Your Type