ALBUM SALES NUMBER.....WALE TOPS, J. COLE SECOND, YEEZUS DROPS TO THIRD

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The album sales numbers are in and according to the guys at Hits Double Daily, MMG Artist Wale is at first place with over 151,871 copies of his "The Gifted" album sold in it's first week, the Washington native is followed by Roc Nation artist J. Cole, his sophomore album "Born Sinner" moved a total of 83,652 copies in the second week at the stores edging out labelmate Kanye West, who's "Yeezus" which was last week's number one.
Album sales of Yeezus dropped by 80% down to 65,721. Yeezus had come under considerable criticism due to glaring difference to Kanye West's previous albums. However it has done significantly well considering that the first week sales wasn't propped by any radio singles. And this week's sales pushes Yeezus closer to attaining Gold certification with a total of 393,721 copies of the album sold with J. Cole's Born Sinner at its heels with 381,574 copies sold.