The Top-Selling Album Of The Past 25 Years Is A Pleasant Surprise

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The top-selling album since 1991 ain't from a boy band or Celine Dion.


The 10 Albums Released Since 2000 That Have Sold Over 10 Million Copies

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Ten albums released since 2000 that have achieved Diamond status, a.k.a. sold over 10 million copies, including Linkin Park's Hybrid Theory.


Question Of The Day: What Do Rick Ross’ First Week Sales Numbers Mean?

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Officer Ricky scored another one with God Forgives, I Don't <a href="">topping the SoundScan charts</a> during its first week of sales.


Madonna’s MDNA Suffers Biggest Second Week Sales Slide Ever

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<a href="">Forbes:</a> "When all the numbers are in on Tuesday night, <a href="">“MDNA”</a> will have fallen from number 1 by 88%–from 359,000 copies in its first week to roughly 46,000 the second week.

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The Lady Gaga Effect: Billboard Creates New Chart Policies

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Effective November 21, Billboard has instituted <a href="">a new policy</a> regarding singles and album sales, setting a price threshold for which releases will count towards music industry publication's charts.

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10.26 The Cooler

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Jessica Aedo Justin Bieber Not Going To Prison For Copyright Infringement <a href="">[Music Ally]</a> Soundscan May Only Be Counting 15% of Vinyl Sales <a href="">[Digital Music News]</a> Does “Basketball Wives” Encourage Groupie Behavior.


How To Sell A Million Records Like Lady Gaga

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Neilsen's SoundScan is in for the week and the most notable is the always newsworthy Lady Gaga who managed to accomplish a feat only 16 others have done -- selling a million copies in the first week.


50 Cent Has A Change Of Heart Regarding Album Sales & Artistry

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I really didn't want to speak on this until his official first week numbers came in because, <a href="">outside of water cooler banter</a>, it doesn't really matter much.


Which Came First, The Chicken Or The Egg?

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According to Soundscan, <a href="">Attention Deficit</a> sold 28,100 copies last week.

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