Eminem is at 1.5 million and dropped May 15th while Jay-Z is at 1.2 million records sold after a September 11th release. “Relpase,” opened with 618k while, “The Blueprint 3,” sold 476k in its first week of sales. “The Blueprint 3,” still has steam with, “Empire Stand of Mind,” getting major play during the World Series and selling 38k last week. In other news Triple C’s is at 17k, Ryan Leslie debuts at 12k, Lil Boosie is now 100k+ and Tech N9ne is at 40k.
The real money in music is touring, that’s why Jay-Z is damn near performing everyday.