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Sales Charts

Album Sales Chart – Week Ending 11/02

Posted By on November 5, 2008

    T.I. continues to be the best selling rap artist on this weeks sales charts after pushing close to another 80,000 copies of his "Paper Trail." Lil Wayne dropped from 11 to number 17 after selling close to 23,000 more copies of "Tha Carter III" while Young Jeezy lost 11 spots landing at number 27 with just under 18,000 more copies sold of his "Recession." The Game raps up the list of rappers on the top 50 albums this week after his "L.A.X." sold 14,125 more copies.

    On the R&B tip, John Legend released his new album "Evolver" last week and landed at number 4 for his debut selling 136,475 copies while Ne-Yo dropped 7 spots to land at number 15 after selling just over 27,000 copies of "Year of the Gentleman." Rihanna dropped 8 spots landing at number 22 as her "Good Girl Gone Bad" album sold another 20,000 copies.

Number Artist Album Sales
4 John Legend Evolver 136,475
7 T.I. Paper Trail 78,097
15 Ne-Yo Year Of The Gentleman 27,295
17 Lil Wayne Tha Carter III 22,914
22 Rihanna Good Girl Gone Bad 20,246
27 Young Jeezy Recession 17,930
35 The Game L.A.X. 14,125