View Full Version : Mary J. Blige Just Fine At No. 1, Alicia Keys A Strong Second

01-05-2008, 08:26 AM
Mary J. Blige Just Fine At No. 1, Alicia Keys A Strong Second, Lupe Fiasco's Still Cool Like That

http://www.sohh.com/img/lib/mary-j-blige-2007-10-01.jpg In this week's Hip-Hop and R&B charts, Mary J. Blige, Alicia Keys and Chris Brown rule the Top 5, while Lupe Fiasco, Keyshia Cole and Jahiem stake claim to Top 20 spots.
Queen of Hip-Hop/Soul Mary J. Blige continues to reign with her eighth studio album, Growing Pains, which landed at No. 1 and sold 204,250 copies this week. Blige's two-week total stands at 835,430, according to Neilsen SoundScan.
Alicia Keys continues to hold it downwith her third album, As I Am, which stayed strong at No. 2 and sold 193,200 copies this week. After seven weeks, the songstress has easily surpassed double platinum status, pushing a total of 2,543,220 albums.
Chris Brown checks in at No. 5 this week with his sophomore album Exclusive, which sold 86,700 copies. After seven weeks, the teen phenom has scanned a total of 1,051,270 discs with help from his hit single "Kiss Kiss" featuring R&B everywhere-man T-Pain.
Jaheim's Makings of A Man slips six spots this week, landing at No. 17 with 54,000 copies sold. After two weeks, the "Still Ghetto" Crooner, whois much more Teddy Pendergrass than T-Pain, has sold 230,325 copies.
In addition to sounding redundant, Lupe Fiasco's Lupe Fiasco's The Cool has cooled off a bit this week, but still climbs a spots to No. 14 with 54,390 copies sold. After two weeks on the charts, the Chi-town native and Kanye West understudy has sold 198,470 copies of his sophomore album.
Soulja Boy cranks up five spots this week to No. 21 with 49,625 sold of his debut album Souljaboytellem.com. After 13 weeks on the charts, the choreographer/marketing whiz has sold 658,480 copies.
After 67 weeks, Fergie continues her unprecedented success, checking in at No. 24 and selling 48,275 copies of The Dutchess. The Black Eyed Peasinger's first solo effort has now sold 3,270,230 albums.
After three weeks, new BFFs and musical partners Bow Wow and Omarion slide to No. 27 with their collabo album, Face Off, which sold 44,875 copies this week. The album's three-week total stands at 235,490.
Keyshia Cole continues to inch back up the charts, landing at No. 16 and moving 54,050 copies of her sophomore album Just Like You. Cole's 14-week sales total stands at 940,680.
Jay-Z just misses the Top 25, coming in at No. 26 with American Gangster, the concept album that hustled 45,275 copies this week but has yet to go platinum. The God MC's eight-week total stands at 887,330 copies.

01-05-2008, 04:36 PM
Anyone know what Chingy's album did? I need a laugh

01-05-2008, 05:03 PM
i'm happy for mary jane, she deserve it.

but i still don't understand why people don't buy face off from bow wow and omarion cause the songs are pretty good

01-05-2008, 06:02 PM
Alicia Keys Is Ballin'

01-05-2008, 10:22 PM
what did lupe do first week?

01-06-2008, 12:27 PM
3.3 million for Fergie... the world = CRAAAAAAAZYYYYYYYY

01-06-2008, 02:42 PM
fergie's da shiiiid

01-06-2008, 03:06 PM
Fergie Would Get It Anytime

The Rule
01-06-2008, 04:16 PM
Fergie Would Get It Anytime



01-07-2008, 01:13 AM
Chingy is trash.