Hip Hop Album Sales: Week Ending 3/2/08
Top 200 Album Sales (Top 5 Hip Hop/R&B)
||Savage Life Vol2
||As I Am
||Back to Black
Shawty Lo's hit "Dey Know" wasn't enough for him to crack the top 10 this week. Units In The City debuted with 31k, putting the rapper at #13. Lupe Fiasco's The Cool is still chipping away at that golden plaque with 17k sold this week (376k total) while with rumors swirling about a Dipset break-up, Jim Jones' Harlem's American Gangster has nose dived from #19 to #63 with just under 25k sold. Pete Rock's highly anticipated NY's Finest just barely makes it onto the Billboard top 200 with the #193 spot. The legendary producer sold almost 4k in his 1st week while Joe Budden's new effort Mood Muzik 3: The Album sold 1,100 units in its debut.
||Units in the City
||Harlem's American Gangster
||Mood Muzik 3
Webbie cracked the top 5 this week, but can new releases from from Snoop Dogg, Rick Ross and Fat Joe follow suit? Stay tuned till next week...