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Sales Charts

Album Sales Chart – Week Ending 6/20

Posted By on June 25, 2008

    Lil Wayne lost the top spot on this weeks sales charts to Coldplay, who moved 737,000 copies of their new album "Viva La Vida." With a huge first weeks sales of over a million copies, a sales rate drop of 69% is expected. Wayne didn't do to bad though, coming in second selling another 309,000 copies of Tha Carter III
    Although he fell from the number 2 spot to the number 5 slot, Plies did well selling another 68,000 copies of his "Definition Of Real." 2 Pistols debuted on the charts with his "Death Before Dishonor" selling just over 15,000 copies boosted by his T-Pain featured hit, "She Got It." The TMI Boyz moved up in the charts with a 109% increase, selling 18,000 copies of their "Grindin' For A Purpose."

    Moving 8.3 million copies last week, album sales are down this week 10.6% and 6.7% from the same week of last year. Close to 197 million albums have been sold this year so far, which is 10.9% decrease from the same point last year.