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Sales Charts

Album Sales Charts – Week Ending April 24th

Posted By on April 26, 2011

     Chris Brown over takes freshman rapper Wiz Khalifa as the top of our charts this week as his new "F.A.M.E." album sells 9% more than last week despite losing one spot (landing at 9th). Wiz Khalifa drops from 7th to 12th while Rihanna gains two spots, backed by 33% more units scanned than last week.
     Eminem's "Recovery" album sold 20% more than last week but still dropped three spots (to 35th) while Nicki Minaj's "Pink Friday" debut also bested last week (+25%) but again, dropped seven spots to 37th. Backed by a 28% sales boost, The Black Eyed Peas moved up three spots to 39th while Lupe Fiasco lost ten spots (43) with a 7% drop.

Number Last Week Artist Album (US Total Sales) This Week
9 8 Chris Brown F.A.M.E. 37,562 (+9%)
12 7 Wiz Khalifa Rolling Papers 35,539 (+0.4%)
15 17 Rihanna Loud 29,165 (+33%)
35 32 Eminem Recovery 16,806 (+20%)
37 30 Nicki Minaj Pink Friday 15,906 (+7%)
39 42 Black Eyed Peas Beginning 14,318 (+28%)
43 33 Lupe Fiasco Lasers 12,739 (-7%)

Chris Brown – Spend It All

Wiz Khalifa ft Chevy Woods – Taylor Gang

Rihanna – S & M


Eminem ft Lil Wayne – No Love


Nicki Minaj ft Drake – Moment 4 Life


Black Eyed Peas – The Time (Dirty Bit)


Lupe Fiasco ft Mike Shinoda, Kenna – Resurrection