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Pink Beat Out Kanye West to Earn Her First #1 Album

9/27/2012




Six albums debuted in the "Billboard" Top 10 this week, but PINK came out on top.  She just earned her first ever #1 album with "The Truth About Love" selling 280,000 copies in its first week of release.

KANYE WEST had to settle for the runner-up slot, as his "Cruel Summer" compilation was outsold by about 75,000 copies.  The new KILLERS album "Battle Born" rounds out the top 3 with 113,000 copies.  Here's this week's full Top 10 . . . 

1.)  (NEW)  "The Truth About Love", Pink  (280,000 copies)  

2.)  (NEW)  Kanye West's "Cruel Summer" compilation  (205,000 copies)

3.)  (NEW)  "Battle Born", The Killers  (113,000 copies)

4.)  "Away From the World", Dave Matthews Band  (62,000 copies)

5.)  "Tornado", Little Big Town  (50,000 copies)

6.)  (NEW)  "Kiss" , Carly Rae Jepsen  (46,000 copies)

7.)  (NEW)  "Shields", Grizzly Bear  (39,000 copies)

8.)  "Tempest", Bob Dylan  (35,000 copies)

9."The Carpenter", The Avett Brothers  (30,000 copies)

10.)  (NEW)  "The Sound of the Life of the Mind", Ben Folds Five  (30,000copies)