Rick Ross Set to Top Next Week’s Billboard 200 Chart
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 03.05.2014
Mastermind poised to have big debut…
Billboard reports that Rick Ross will likely score his fifth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 next week with his new set, Mastermind.
The new album will likely sell between 150,000 to 160,000 copies by the end of the tracking week on Sunday, March 9.
Also Pharrell will likely debut at No. 2 with his new album, G I R L. Pharrell's new album is expected to sell between 90,000 to 110,000 copies. The set features his Oscar-nominated song, "Happy," which has sold 2.1 million downloads so far. G I R L is also Pharrell's second solo album. His first solo album, In My Mind, was released in 2006 and peaked at No. 3 on the Billboard 200 chart and sold 142,000 copies in its first week.
Also out for next is Lea Michele's first album, Louder. Louder is expected to sell around 50,000 to 60,000 copies next week. Also Eli Young Band's 10,000 Towns will likely sell 25,000 copies.