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Rihanna Has Earned Her First #1 Album

11/29/2012




After a busy week of holiday sales, RIHANNA has landed her first #1 album on the "Billboard" chart, selling 238,000 copies of "Unapologetic".  That's about 50,000 more than this week's #2 disc, "Red" from TAYLOR SWIFT.

The other debuts in the Top 10 include "The World From the Side of the Moon" from "American Idol" winner Phillip Phillips  at #4 . . . "Rebel Soul" from Kid Rock at #5 . . . "Celebration Day" from Led Zeppelin at #9 . . . and "Woman to Woman" from Keyshia Cole at #10.

Here's this week's full Top 10 . . . 

1.)  (NEW)  "Unapologetic", Rihanna  (238,000 copies)

2.)  "Red", Taylor Swift  (185,000 copies) 

3.)  "Take Me Home", One Direction  (176,000 copies)

4.)  (NEW)  "The World From the Side of the Moon", Phillip Phillips  (169,000 copies) 

5.)  (NEW)  "Rebel Soul", Kid Rock  (146,000 copies)

6.)  "Merry Christmas, Baby", Rod Stewart  (117,000 copies) 

7.)  "The Truth About Love", Pink  (114,000 copies)

8.)  "Night Train", Jason Aldean  (103,000 copies)

9.)  (NEW)  "Celebration Day", Led Zeppelin  (101,000 copies)

10.)  (NEW)  "Woman to Woman", Keyshia Cole  (96,000 copies)