The Beastie Boys are this weeks top selling hip hop acts as their new "Hot Sauce Comittee Part 2" album managed to sell over a 125 thousand copies in its first weeek while Chris Brown's "F.A.M.E." dropped from 6th all the way down to 21st. Wiz Khalifa's "Rolling Papers" debut album sold 13% less than last week (moving him from 11th to 24th) and Nicki Minaj lost spots despite selling 22% more than last week.
Rihanna's new "Loud" album dropped twenty-three spots while her collaboration partner Eminem had his "Recovery" album drop nine spots despite selling 2% more than last week.
|Number||Last Week||Artist||Album (US Total Sales)||This Week|
|2||–||Beastie Boys||Hot Sauce Committee Part 2||125,223|
|21||6||Chris Brown||F.A.M.E.||20,425 (-27%)|
|24||11||Wiz Khalifa||Rolling Papers||19,883 (-13%)|
|34||26||Nicki Minaj||Pink Friday||14,674 (+22%)|
|49||37||Lupe Fiasco||Lasers||11,019 (0%)|
Chris Brown – Spend It All
Wiz Khalifa ft Chevy Woods – Taylor Gang
Nicki Minaj ft Drake – Moment 4 Life[gnvn]244053[/gnvn]
Rihanna – S & M [gnvn]246329[/gnvn]
Eminem ft Lil Wayne – No Love[gnvn]202061[/gnvn]
Lupe Fiasco ft Mike Shinoda, Kenna – Resurrection[gnvn]131383[/gnvn]