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Sales Charts

Album Sales Charts – Week Ending September 11th

Posted By on September 13, 2011

     Lil Wayne officially goes platinum (in less than two weeks) by selling more than 200,000 copies of his "Carter IV" album while Jay-Z and Kanye's "Watch The Throne" album drops 40% in sales from last week. Beyonce follows in her husbands footsteps, dropping 40% and landing in 9th while Bad Meets Evil jumps up the charts to 17th.

     Game's new "R.E.D. Album" drops eleven spots after selling 50% less than last week, Pitbull jumps WAY up the charts after a 46% boost in sales and Rihanna's "Loud" album gains three spots to 40th. Nicki Minaj has her "Pink Friday" project drop all the way down to 46th while Kelly Rowland gains a spot with another 8 thousand copies sold.

Number Last Week Artist Album This Week
1 1 Lil Wayne Tha Carter IV 206,630 (-79%)
6 4 Jay-Z, Kanye West Watch The Throne 48,796 (-40%)
9 7 Beyonce 4 24,202 (-40%%)
17 19 Bad Meets Evil Hell: The Sequel 18,386 (+4%)
19 8 The Game The R.E.D. Album 17,718 (-50%)
26 45 Pitbull Planet Pit 14,197 (+46%)
40 43 Rihanna Loud 8,838 (-13%)
42 26 Nicki Minaj Pink Friday 8,588 (-31%)
45 46 Kelly Rowland Here I Am 8,075 (-16%)

Lil Wayne – How To Love


Jay-Z, Kanye West – Otis


Beyonce – Run The World (Girls)


Bad Meets Evil – Fast Lane


The Game ft Chris Brown – Pot Of Gold


Pitbull ft Akon – Shut It Down


Rihanna – Man Down


Nicki Minaj – Did It On Em


Kelly Rowland ft Lil Wayne – Motivation