Chart Update: Ciara’s ‘Jackie’ Album to Sell…

Ciara In Concert - New York, NY

According to first day sales reports, Ciara’s latest album “Jackie” is expected to move anywhere from nineteen to twenty-four thousand copies in its first week of release, numbers good enough to secure her a top ten spot on next week’s Billboard 200.

Ciara has already kicked off her tour in support of the album, and has also made several television appearances, including the Today Show earlier this week and The View earlier today.
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Mary J. performs “Mr. Wrong” Live

Singer Mary J. Blige gave a flawless performance of her new single “Mr. Wrong” on this morning’s episode of “The View.”

Mary’s latest album, “My Life II… The Journey Continues (Act 1),” was released last week to mostly positive reviews, despite the lead-off single “25/8” underperforming on the charts.

According to final sales estimates from Hits Daily Double ‘My Life II” has sold around 165,000 copies in its first week and will debut at #5 on this week’s Billboard Hot 200 Albums Chart.

This album is either Mary’s lowest first week sales ever or the second lowest, depending on what “What’s the 411” sold in its first week. I have so far been unable to find out.

First week sales aside, ‘My Life’ actually has about 3 or 4 great singles, including “Mr. Wrong,” which should have had its video released by now.