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While overall sales might be down, it looks like Andrew Bird, Animal Collective, and Bon Iver have all broken into the top 20.
Steve Henderson on 01/28/09 - 12:40 PM
File sharing isn't killing the music industry. Shallow fans are.

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Mike Kraft on 01/22/09 - 07:18 AM
Some are hypothesizing that Animal Collective's Merriweather Post Pavilion might hit the Billboard charts based on vinyl sales alone.
Steve Henderson on 01/09/09 - 09:19 AM
The 100 best selling albums of 2008 on Amazon MP3 can be seen here.
Steve Henderson on 01/07/09 - 01:04 PM
Album sales for 2008 in the UK ended up surpassing expectations.
Steve Henderson on 01/07/09 - 12:58 PM
Dustin Kensrue sold 1,319 copies of This Good Night is Still Everywhere last week.
Joe DeAndrea on 11/26/08 - 01:53 PM
Butch Walker's Sycamore Meadows sold 4,044 copies in the first week.
Joe DeAndrea on 11/19/08 - 02:03 PM
Attack Attack! sold 3,336 copies of Someday Came Suddenly its first week.
Joe DeAndrea on 11/19/08 - 01:53 PM
Forgive Durden's Razia's Shadow sold an additional 601 copies this week bringing its total number to 3,315.
Joe DeAndrea on 11/12/08 - 01:35 PM
Jack's Mannequin's The Glass Passenger debuted at #8 with 49k copies sold and Anberlin opened at #13 moving 36k of New Surrender. T.I. grabbed the #1 spot, selling 568k copies of Paper Trail.
Steve Henderson on 10/08/08 - 12:53 PM
Metallica was again at the top of the charts this past week, selling 337k copies of Death Magnetic, for a 10-day total of 827k.
Steve Henderson on 09/24/08 - 10:23 AM
Coldplay's Viva La Vida will debut atop the Billboard charts with over 700k copies sold last week.
Steve Henderson on 06/25/08 - 10:09 AM
Coldplay's Viva La Vida sold 316,000 copies in its first day.
Steve Henderson on 06/19/08 - 11:11 AM
Head to the replies to see a thank you video from Lil Wayne, whose latest album, The Carter III, sold 1,005,545 units in its first week.

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Chris Fallon on 06/17/08 - 09:53 PM
Lil' Wayne's Tha Carter III is expected to sell close to 1 million units in its first week, putting it as the biggest opener of the year, and close to Kanye West's numbers for Graduation. Read Drew's review of the album here.
Steve Henderson on 06/11/08 - 07:50 PM
The first full-length album released by Flight of the Conchords has debuted at #3 on Nielsen/SoundScan's list of the nation's best-sellers as "the highest-debuting comedy album ever." You can read Blake Solomon's review of the album right here.
Adrian Villagomez on 05/01/08 - 04:07 PM
Punk Goes Crunk had the best debut ever for a "Punk Goes" compilation. The album charted at #86 on the Billboard Top 200 and was the #10 best selling new album of the week.
Brad Streeter on 04/16/08 - 11:51 AM
Daughtry's self-titled album was the best-selling album of 2007.
Steve Henderson on 12/14/07 - 09:21 AM
Between the Buried and Me entered Billboard's Top 200 at number fifty-seven with their latest effort, Colors, selling upwards of 12,500 units. The full-length release is on shelves now courtesy of Victory Records.

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Brandon Allin on 09/28/07 - 03:42 PM
Dropkick Murphys entered Billboard's Top 200 at number twenty with their latest effort, The Meanest of Times, selling upwards of 28,000 units. The album is available in stores now courtesy of Born and Bred Records.

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Brandon Allin on 09/28/07 - 03:21 PM
Motion City Soundtrack's latest, Even if it Kills Me, debuted at number twelve on the Billboard charts, selling upwards of thirty-eight thousand units. The album is available in stores now via Epitaph Records.

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Brandon Allin on 09/25/07 - 06:36 PM
Despite a few huge releases last week, album sales were still down 9% from last year.
Steve Henderson on 09/20/07 - 08:50 AM
Although album sales are still down this year, it seems that ticket sales revenues are going up.
Paul Tao on 07/17/07 - 01:55 PM
Circa Survive debuted at number twenty-four on the Billboard charts this week selling over 24,000 copies of their new full-length release, On Letting Go. The album is available in-stores now via Equal Vision Records.

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Brandon Allin on 06/06/07 - 10:15 AM
Last night at the Dallas Fall Out Boy show, Pete announced that Take This To Your Grave went gold on Thursday with zero radio or MTV play. Congratulations to the band!

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Frank Giaramita on 03/25/06 - 02:56 PM

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