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Album Sales Charts – Week Ending 11/29

Posted By on December 2, 2009

    As we previously reported, Eminem's 2009 record for the most albums sold in the first sales week was broken by the United Kingdom's reality T.V. star Susan Boyle as her debut album "I Dreamed A Dream" sold close to 670 thouand copies (what the hell is that?). Anyway, 50 Cent's "Before I Self Destruct" album dropped from 4th to 21st selling just under sixty thousand more copies plus the Black Eyed Peas gained four spots to 23d. Jay-Z's "Blueprint 3" kept it's 32nd spot with another 34,448 albums sold while Birdman debuted his "Pricele$$" LP in 33rd with close to 34,000 units moved.

    On the R&B tip, Rihanna had her "Rated R" album debut in 5th with 180,198 copies sold while Shakira debuted her "She Wolf" album in 15th. Cash Money's Jay Sean debuted his "All Or Nothing" album in 35th plus Beyonce continued to sell as she moved up to 42nd with another 26 thousand copies sold.

Number Artist Album Sales
5 Rihanna Rated R 180,198
15 Shakira She Wolf 83,360
21 50 Cent Before I Self Destruct 59,717
23 Black Eyed Peas E.N.D. 53,828
32 Jay-Z Blueprint 3 34,448
33 Birdman Pricele$$ 33,923
35 Jay Sean AAll Or Nothing 31,855
42 Beyonce I Am Sascha Fierce 26,066
125 BlakRoc BlakRoc 7,500
147 Rakim The Seventh Seal 5,900

Rihanna – Wait Your Turn


50 Cent ft Ne-Yo – Baby By Me


Black Eyed Peas – I Gotta Feeling


Jay-Z ft Rihanna, Kanye West – Run This Town

Baby ft Lil Wayne, Drake – Money To Blow


Jay Seean ft Lil Wayne – Down

Blakroc ft Mos Def, Jim Jones – Aint Nothing Like You (Hoochie Coo)