Adele's "21," which took home the Grammy Award for album of the year on Feb. 12, should spend its 22nd week at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart next week. Industry sources suggest the album could sell another 300,000 copies by the end of the tracking week on Sunday, Feb. 26.
Lil Wayne owns 12% percent of this week's Hot 100 as he appears on a a dozen tracks on this week's survey -- the most concurrent appearances on the chart since 1964. Elsewhere, Beyonce and Young the Giant get VMA bounces, the Decemberists get an Amazon-discounting boost and Barry Manilow jumps up thanks to venue sales in Vegas.
Take That’s “Progress” album (Polydor/Universal), which debuted at No. 1 in the U.K. last November, powered back to the top with a new version, augmented by eight unreleased tracks. London rapper Example’s “Changed The Way You Kiss Me” (Ministry of Sound) started a second week at No. 1 on the singles chart with “Bounce” (Columbia/Sony Music Entertainent) by Calvin Harris featuring Kelis came in at No. 2.