Jay-Z’s Album Sells Gold In Its First Week
The album was officially released on July 7. Samsung bought and gave 1.2 million copies of the album to Galaxy mobile phone users on July 4. Billboard is not counting those sales on its charts.
Jay-Z’s 12th album had more than 14 million streams in its first week on Spotify, beating a record that Daft Punk set in May with Random Access Memories & features Timberlake, Beyonce, Frank Ocean and Timbaland.
Courtesy of: Timeslives.co.za
Posted on July 17, 2013, in MUSIC, NEWS and tagged Billboard, billboard 200 chart, Daft Punk, Frank Ocean, Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake, Magna Carta, Nielsen SoundScan, Timbaland. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.