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  1. The Week in Music Sales: George Strait Debuts at No. 3 on Billboard 200

    1:48 pm 9/14/2011

    Lil Wayne's "Tha Carter IV" easily holds at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart for a second week. Read more

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  2. Grammy Attacker and Hip-Hop Ad Man Steve Stoute on the 'Tanning of America' (Q&A)

    10:58 am 9/8/2011

    In his new book, the music exec-turned-marketing game changer explains "how hip-hop created a culture that rewrote the rules of the new economy."Read more

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  3. Lil Wayne Leads BET Hip Hop Awards Nominations With 18

    7:16 am 9/8/2011

    Comedian Mike Epps returns to host the show, which will be broadcast on Oct. 11.Read more

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  4. Is Lil Wayne a Pop Star?

    2:58 pm 9/7/2011

    Wiz Khalifa, Busta Rhymes, RZA and more weigh in on the rapper’s success and consider how the Young Money founder transitioned from underground artist to mainstream mega star.Read more

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  5. Cash Money Founders on Lil Wayne’s ‘Tha Carter IV’ Debut: ‘No Record is Safe From Him’

    1:48 pm 9/7/2011

    Moving 964,000 albums in its first week "is a tremendous accomplishment," say label founders Ronald “Slim” Williams and Bryan “Baby” Williams of Wayne’s latest.Read more

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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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