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Album Sales Charts – Week Ending April 17th

Posted By on April 19, 2011

     Wiz Khalifa is once again the top-selling rapper, slash artist (on our charts), as he manages to rack up over thirty-five thousand more copies sold, 37% less than last week. Chris Brown continues to sell, despite dropping three spots to 8th while his ex Rihanna, backed by 7% more in sales, gains two spots landing at 17 this week.

    Nicki Minaj's debut album "Pink Friday" drops four spots (to 30th), as does Eminem and his "Recovery" LP (landing at 32) plus Lupe Fiasco's "Lasers" takes the 33rd spot with just under 14 thousand more units scanned.

Number Last Week Artist Album (US Total Sales) This Week
7 4 Wiz Khalifa Rolling Papers 35,394 (-37%)
8 5 Chris Brown F.A.M.E. 34,428 (-33%)
17 19 Rihanna Loud 21,942 (+7%)
30 26 Nicki Minaj Pink Friday 14,806 (-16%)
32 28 Eminem Recovery 14,033 (-9%)
33 27 Lupe Fiasco Lasers 13,747 (-21%)
42 40 Black Eyed Peas Beginning 11,181 (-11%)

Wiz Khalifa – Roll Up

Chris Brown – Beautiful People

Rihanna – S & M


Nicki Minaj ft Drake – Moment 4 Life


Eminem ft Lil Wayne – No Love

Lupe Fiasco ft Mike Shinoda, Kenna – Resurrection


Black Eyed Peas – The Time (Dirty Bit)