Eminem Fights Off Rick Ross To Remain King Of U.s. Albums ChartBy WENN
Wednesday, July 28, 2010
EMINEM is still in RECOVERY mode atop the U.S. albums chart after fending off strong competition from rap rival RICK ROSS to hold on to the number one spot.
The Stan hitmaker makes it five weeks in pole position on the Billboard 200, while Ross’ Teflon Don debuts in second place, shifting just 11,000 units less than Eminem’s 187,000 this week (ends30Jul10).
Sheryl Crow is another new entry at three with 100 Miles From Memphis, while Drake’s Thank Me Later slips one spot to four.
The Kidz Bop Kids franchise’s latest release, Kidz Bop 18, rounds out the new top five.