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One Direction’s “FOUR” to Win Sales Race with 400K+, Pentatonix Explodes
4 days ago

One Direction’s “FOUR” to Win Sales Race with 400K+, Pentatonix Explodes

The sales estimate for One Direction’s “FOUR” is holding in the 400-425,000 range, which means the act’s fourth album will cruise to victory on next week’s Billboard 200.

According to …
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Taylor Swift’s “1989” Wins Sales Race with 312K, Hits 2M Total (Updated)
6 days ago

Taylor Swift’s “1989” Wins Sales Race with 312K, Hits 2M Total (Updated)

Update (featuring corrections): Taylor Swift’s “1989” outsold three high-profile new releases to convincingly reign atop the Billboard 200.

It also, impressively, crossed the two million mark in its third week …
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Lorde’s “Hunger Games” Soundtrack Sales Will Be Franchise’s Worst
6 days ago

Lorde’s “Hunger Games” Soundtrack Sales Will Be Franchise’s Worst

Catering to hip tastes and influential music writers–but not necessarily the masses–the Lorde-curated “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1″ is on pace to set a new opening week sales …
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One Direction’s “FOUR” Album Sales Pacing for 400-425K (Updated)
6 days ago

One Direction’s “FOUR” Album Sales Pacing for 400-425K (Updated)

Update: Initially being pegged for a bow in the 400-450,000 range, One Direction’s new album “FOUR” now looks set to score an opening week sales total in the lower half. …
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One Direction’s “FOUR” Hits #1 on Album Sales Chart (Updated)
1 week ago

One Direction’s “FOUR” Hits #1 on Album Sales Chart (Updated)

Update 2: One Direction’s “FOUR” is still on track to score the second-best opening week of 2014, but its inaugural total will trail that of predecessor “Midnight Memories.”  The first …
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Garth Brooks Sales Forecast Now 120-130K, Taylor Swift Flirts with 2M
2 weeks ago

Garth Brooks Sales Forecast Now 120-130K, Taylor Swift Flirts with 2M

The sales outlook for Garth Brooks’ “Man Against Machine” has once again weakened.

As of late Thursday afternoon, Hits Daily Double says the industry is eying a bow in the …
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Album Sales: Nick Jonas’ Album Tracking Below Administration Release
2 weeks ago

Album Sales: Nick Jonas’ Album Tracking Below Administration Release

On track for a modest opening week sum in the 35-40,000 range, Nick Jonas’ new, self-titled release will get off to a considerably weaker start than the Nick Jonas & …
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Taylor Swift’s “1989” Wins Latest Album Sales Race with 402K (Updated)
2 weeks ago

Taylor Swift’s “1989” Wins Latest Album Sales Race with 402K (Updated)

Update: Taylor Swift’s “1989” earns a second week atop the Billboard 200 on the strength of 402,000 second-week sales.

Per Billboard, the weekly top ten is as follows:

1 – …
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Garth Brooks’ Album Pacing for 250-300K Sales, Foo Fighters Eyeing 225-250K
2 weeks ago

Garth Brooks’ Album Pacing for 250-300K Sales, Foo Fighters Eyeing 225-250K

Update: New forecasts are out, and they offer a sobering picture of the album sales landscape.

Garth Brooks’ album, for instance, will only sell about half of what was originally …
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Taylor Swift’s Week 2 “1989” Sales Set to Top Coldplay’s Opening Week Mark
2 weeks ago

Taylor Swift’s Week 2 “1989” Sales Set to Top Coldplay’s Opening Week Mark

In moving 1.287 million copies during its inaugural frame, Taylor Swift’s “1989” instantly established itself as the best selling release of 2014. No album issued on or after January 1, …
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