Posts Tagged ‘soundscan’

Lady Gaga & Katy Perry To Make Digitals Sales History This Week?!


Lady Gaga and Katy Perry are heading for big debuts with their new singles on Billboard’s Digital Songs–collectively they expect potentially record breaking sales. This week could be a historic one for digital record sales.…

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Legendary Rock Band AC/DC Finally Makes Their iTunes Debut

Iconic rock band AC/DC made their entire catalog, along with two exclusive box sets, recently became available on iTunes. One of the longest hold-outs from iTunes, AC/DC, finally reached the digital retailer. In the week ending Nov. 25, the band’s 25 albums moved 48,000 downloads while its songs shifted 696,000 in the U.S. according to

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2011 Year End Soundscan Charts & Top 30 Digital Singles Of 2011

Album sales in the United States for the first time rose for the first time since 2004, up 330.57 million units from 326.15 million units.…

There can be only one, and it was clear by halfway through 2011 that the winner would be…

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Usher’s Album Reaches Historic Milestone

Usher’s 2004 “Confessions” album hits a milestone sales achievement, surpassing 10 million U.S. sales.…

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2 Chainz Surpasses Projected Sales Totals with ‘Based On A T.R.U. Story’

2 Chainz currently has the No. 1 album in the country with Based on a T.R.U. Story. The Atlanta rapper’s solo debut enters atop the Billboard 200 and R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts with 147,000 copies sold in its first week, according to Nielsen SoundScan.

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This Week’s SoundScan Rankings featuring MGK, Jay-Z & Rihanna

Hip-Hop & R&B has numerous new releases this week and also many changes in the top spots on the charts–see where MGK, Jay-Z, Rihanna & everyone else landed.

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Jay-Z & Kanye West Get New Platinum & Gold Plaques from ‘Watch The Throne’

Jay-Z & Kanye West, aka The Throne, have earn some new platinum & gold plaques. See which singles hit the Soundscan milestones.

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T.I.’s ‘Trouble Man’ Makes Billboard Debut + First Week Sales Totals

T.I.’s latest album Trouble Man: Heavy Is the Head makes its debut on the Billboard 200 this week. See Where the King of the South landed.

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