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Weekly Album Sales & Chart Update (05/09/12)

Posted by: Thomas Nassiff (05/09/12)
Carrie Underwood took the top place on this week's charts, selling over 270,000 copies of Blown Away. Norah Jones was in second and...yes...NOW 42 was third. Adele had her weakest sales week of 21 in a long while, finishing fourth with just over 77,000 units moved and B.o.B. debuted at fifth with 74,000. Jack White added another 62,000 to his total while finishing 7th, while fun. added another 11,000 to its ongoing strong sales performance. The Avengers soundtrack sold 26,000 copies.
        
 
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12:49 PM on 05/09/12
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Are people just buying new copies of 21 after playing them once?
12:50 PM on 05/09/12
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Beastie Boys seeing a rise too!
12:56 PM on 05/09/12
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Are people just buying new copies of 21 after playing them once?
Old people
01:23 PM on 05/09/12
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Adele will is a true Bad Boy and 'Cant Stop, Wont Stop'
01:24 PM on 05/09/12
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I'm really surprised fun. isnt on Now 42.
01:25 PM on 05/09/12
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also young girls. aka the only demographics that buy anything. aka the reason for NOW's success
01:28 PM on 05/09/12
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B.O.B. only moving 74K? Absolutely shocked. Thought he was a lot bigger after how big Airplanes was and that song he did with Bruno Mars...
01:35 PM on 05/09/12
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what's that put fun. up to at this point? close to 200k? more?
01:43 PM on 05/09/12
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Been jammin that carrie underwood cd all week. pretty tight.
02:10 PM on 05/09/12
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Adele is amazing. That is why she is selling.
02:24 PM on 05/09/12
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Holy Carrie Underwood. Also, love the B.o.B record.
02:28 PM on 05/09/12
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It blows my mind that people bought the avengers soundtrack
02:59 PM on 05/09/12
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B.O.B. only moving 74K? Absolutely shocked. Thought he was a lot bigger after how big Airplanes was and that song he did with Bruno Mars...
He's a pop rapper, he's only as good as his last song, or whoever is featured on it. He doesn't have the credibility of a T.I. or Outkast to move units.
03:48 PM on 05/09/12
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I wonder what the chances of that Fun. album ever becoming gold.
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