With Lady Gaga still topping the charts, the highest-ranking rappers are the Maybach Music Group boys at 15th and the Beastie Boys who dropped five spots to 22nd as their sales lost 18% from last week. Wiz Khalifa gained three spots this week despite dropping 3% in sales while RIhanna's "Loud" album moved up eight spots backed by her new music video.
Chris Brown and his "F.A.M.E." album lost 7% in sales from last week moving him down two spots while Nicki Minaj sold 3% more and gained five slots. Eminem's "Recovery" album continues to sell no matter what, dropping only 4% from last week, the rapper slash actor lants in 46th.
|Number||Last Week||Artist||Album (US Total Sales)||This Week|
|15||5||Maybach Music||Self Made||17,203 (-68%)|
|22||17||Beastie Boys||Hot Sauce Committee Part 2||14,483 (-18%)|
|23||26||Wiz Khalifa||Rolling Papers||14,363 (-3%)|
|27||29||Chris Brown||F.A.M.E.||13,244 (-7%)|
|28||33||Nicki Minaj||Pink Friday||12,862 (+3%)|
Wiz Khalifa ft Chevy Woods – Taylor Gang
Rihanna – Man Down
Chris Brown – Spend It All
Nicki Minaj – Did It On Em
Eminem ft Lil Wayne – No Love