LeToya’s Album Debuts At #1
According to Hits Daily Double LeToya Luckett’s new album will indeed be #1 on this weeks Billboard chart.We here at Brown Sista could not be happier for Toya as we know this must be the highest form of validation possible for her.
THIS WEEK’S TOP 10: Look for ex-Destiny’s Child member LeToya’s debut Capitol album to bow at the top of this week’s HITS Album chart sporting between 180-190k in sales, to be followed by Star Trak/Interscope rapper/producer Pharrell to debut at #2, with 165-170k.
The other newcomer to the Top 10 will be Tom Petty’s American/WB solo effort, Highway Companion, which looks set for the #4 spot in the 80-90k range. Last week’s chart-topper, Sony Music Group’s Now 22, will go to #3, with a still-robust 160-170k. The rest of the leader board is as follows: Downtown/Atlantic’s Gnarls Barkley (55-60k), Disney’s High School Musical, Geffen’s Nelly Furtado and Def Jam/IDJ’s Nelly Furtado (45-50k), A&M’s Pussycat Dolls, Bad Boy/Atlantic’s Yung Joc and Lyric Street’s Rascal Flatts (40-45k). Interscope’s conscious rappers Jurassic 5 will debut with 25-30k.
Update: The official numbers are in and HDD has officially placed LeToya at the top of the charts, selling 170,000 copies in her first week.