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Album Sales Charts – Week Ending April 3rd

Posted By on April 5, 2011

     With a new album from Britney Spears topping the charts this week, new rapper Wiz Khalifa had his debut "Rolling Papers" album land a very respectable number 2 with close to two-hundred-thousand copies sold in it's first week. Chris Brown's "F.A.M.E." lost three spots (down to 4th) while Snoop Dogg's new "Dogguentary" snagged the 8-spot with a debut sales week of just under fifty-thousand units scanned.

     Backed by her Rolling Stone cover, Rihanna gained one spot to 14th (despite selling 7% less than last week) while Lupe Fiasco's "Lasers" lost power (and 5 positions) landing at number 19. Young Money's first lady Nicki Minaj drops one spot to 20th, Eminem "Recovers" one spot (landing in the 26th slot) plus the Bay Area ambassador E-40 had his duel albums debut in 45th with just under twelve-thousand albums sold.

Number Last Week Artist Album (US Total Sales) This Week
2 Wiz Khalifa Rolling Papers 191,777
4 1 Chris Brown F.A.M.E. 88,396 (-68%)
8 Snoop Dogg Doggumentary 49,145
14 15 Rihanna Loud 23,610 (-7%)
19 14 Lupe Fiasco Lasers 20,817 (-25%)
20 19 Nicki Minaj Pink Friday 20,396 (-11%)
26 27 Eminem Recovery 17,531 (-5%)
44 E-40 Revenue Retrievin: Graveyard Shift 11,922
45 E-40 Revenue Retrievin: Overtime Shift 11,641

Wiz Khalifa – Roll Up

Chris Brown – Beautiful People

Snoop Dogg ft Young Jeezy, E-40 – My Fucn House


Rihanna – S & M

Lupe Fiasco ft Mike Shinoda, Kenna – Resurrection


Nicki Minaj ft Drake – Moment 4 Life

Eminem ft Lil Wayne – No Love

E-40 – My Shit Bang