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  1. The Week in Music Sales: Lil Wayne's 'Carter IV' Debuts at No. 1

    1:18 pm 9/7/2011

    It's official: Lil Wayne's "Tha Carter IV" has sold 964,000 in its first week according to Nielsen SoundScan to debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart.Read more

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  2. Lil Wayne's 'Carter IV' Debuts at No. 1 With 964,000 Sold

    4:29 pm 9/6/2011

    The album earns the biggest sales week for a hip-hop album since the rapper’s “Carter III” bowed with 1.01 million in 2008. Read more

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  3. Lil Wayne Beats 'Watch the Throne': 'Carter IV' Breaks iTunes Single-Week Album Sales Record

    3:15 pm 9/5/2011

    The highly anticipated album shattered Jay-Z and Kanye West's numbers after a mere four days on the market.Read more

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  4. Lil Wayne on 'Tha Carter IV': 'I'm Glad' it Leaked

    12:48 pm 9/2/2011

    With his latest album hitting the web 5 days before its official street date, Weezy is still expected to move between 850,000 and 900,000 copies of his highly anticipated release in its first week.Read more

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  5. The Week in Music Sales: Game's 'R.E.D.' Bows at No. 1

    12:22 pm 8/31/2011

    Last week's No. 1, Jay-Z & Kanye West's "Watch the Throne", slides to second place on the Billboard 200 while Barbra Streisand's "What Matters Most" -- her 31st Top 10 album -- lands at No. 4.Read more

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  6. Cash Money Goes Pop With Signing Of Savvy (Video)

    7:33 pm 8/30/2011

    The singing and dancing quintet tells THR that the label is hoping to reach “that Justin Bieber type crowd.”Read more

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  7. Lil Wayne's 'Tha Carter IV' to Outperform 'Watch the Throne' in First-Week Sales

    4:14 pm 8/30/2011

    The hip-hop artist's newest album is expected to move 850,000-900,000 copies by Sunday.Read more

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  8. Lil Wayne's 'Carter IV' Now Aiming for 850,000 Debut; Red Hot Chili Peppers Likely Second

    1:22 pm 8/30/2011

    First-week album sales projections are up for the rapper, who released his latest disc at midnight following the Aug. 28 MTV Video Music Awards.Read more

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  9. Lil Wayne's 'Tha Carter IV': What The Critics Are Saying

    11:37 am 8/29/2011

    The rapper's album dropped Sunday after his performance on the MTV VMAs. Read more

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  10. MTV Video Music Awards: 5 Things Seen and Heard at Perez Hilton's Pre-Party

    10:28 am 8/28/2011

    THR was on hand for the gossip blogger's "One Night in Los Angeles" party, featuring performances by Gavin DeGraw, Michelle Branch and Demi Lovato.Read more

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