As earlier reported, One Direction crashes in at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with its second album, "Take Me Home." In addition, six more albums bow in the top 10: They are new sets from the Weeknd, Christina Aguilera, Soundgarden, Green Day, Lana Del Rey and the "Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2" soundtrack.
One Direction crashes in at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart with its second album, "Take Me Home." At No. 3 this week is the second of seven debuts in the top 10, as the soundtrack to "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2" bows with 93,000.
As previously reported, One Direction is a near lock for a No. 1 debut on the Billboard 200 albums chart next week. The group's second album, "Take Me Home" (SYCO/Columbia), should start with between 525,000 and 575,000 sold by Nov. 19, according to industry sources. No other album will come close to selling that many copies this week, so One Direction's path to No. 1 is clear.
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