Nas Knocks Off Lil Wayne To Top Billboard Charts With Untitled

July 23, 2008

There is a new champion of the weekly Billboard album charts, and his name is Nas.  Nas and his new album, Untitled, managed to take the top spot this week selling 186,600 copies..Boston (ChattahBox) – There is a new champion of the weekly Billboard album charts, and his name is Nas. Nas and his new album, Untitled, managed to take the top spot this week selling 186,600 copies.

The Nas album pushes Lil Wayne’s Tha Carter III down to the No. 2 spot, selling 105,500 copies last week.

This marks the fourth #1 album for the rapper Nas, but unfortunately the release did not do as well as his last album.

When Nas released Hip Hop Is Dead, it managed to sell 354,000 copies in its first week in 2006.

Also doing quite well on the Billboard charts was the soundtrack to Mamma Mia! coming in the No. 3 slot selling 91,400 copies.

Rounding out the top 5 included Coldplay’s Viva la Vida selling 90,300 copies, and the Camp Rock soundtrack, selling 78,000 copies.


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