Michael Jackson’s post-mortem brand new album, Michael, sole 228,000 copies in the U.S. and hundreds of thousands some-more abroad in the initial week.
The made at home transport lagged usually Taylor Swift’s Speak Now (259,000) and Susan Boyle’s The Gift (254,000). Not Invincible, but really formidable.
While maybe a bit of a letdown by MJ standards, the “new” element was unreleased for a reason, and his sales trounced Crystal Bowersox.
Not surprisingly, the late King of Pop’s tag records which he “shipped platinum” in fourteen opposite territories, definition a million or some-more units were sent to those areas.
That’s opposite from his sales, which weren’t scarcely which high, but it’s demonstrative of the seductiveness his stay feels Michael will beget over the entrance months.
MJ strike #1 Germany, Italy, the Netherlands and Sweden. He was #3 and #4 in Japan and the UK, respectively, but sole some-more than 100,000 copies in each.
The dignified of the story? While will.i.am and Ne-Yo do not authorize of the album, and the Thriller days have been prolonged left … the male is still flattering damn legendary.
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