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Sales Charts

Album Sales Chart – Week Ending 8/24

Posted By on August 27, 2008

    Lil Wayne's spot as the top selling rapper for weeks now has finally be taken over by lce Cube and his Raw Footage. Cube's new album debuted at number 5 as it sold close to 70,000 copies in its first week while Lil Wayne pushed just over another 56,000 copies of Tha Carter III (just over 2.25 million copies total). In the R&B slots were Rihanna in 12th with just under 40,000 copies sold and Lloyd who dropped 6 spots to 23rd as he pushed another 16,000+ copies of his Lessons Of Love.

    Other notables on this weeks chart include Nas at number 25 selling just under 16,000 more copies of his Untitled album while Plies stayed at number 37 with almost another 11,000 copies sold for his Definition Of Real album. David Banner dropped three spots to number 39 as he pushed another 10.5 thousand copies to total just over 123,000.