'Magic Mike' Spurs Sales Gain for Ginuwine's 'Pony'

'Magic Mike' Spurs Sales Gain for Ginuwine's 'Pony'

While the soundtrack to the Channing Tatum stripper film "Magic Mike" boasts many songs from the film, a few didn't make the cut -- like Ginuwine's "Pony." In turn, fans wanting the track, which is featured in a key dance sequence, are purchasing it a la carte.

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According to Nielsen SoundScan, "Pony" had its best digital sales week ever, selling 13,000 downloads in the week ending July 8. That marked a 49% jump over the previous week, when it moved 9,000. (SoundScan began tracking digital sales in 2003.)

"Pony" was Ginuwine's first Billboard chart hit and became a smash for the singer. It spent two weeks at No. 1 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart and reached No. 6 on the Billboard Hot 100.

As for the "Magic Mike" album, it rises from No. 193 to No. 167 on the Billboard 200, selling 3,000 (up 16%).

Since the film was released on June 29, "Magic Mike" has earned $82.8 million at the U.S. and Canada box office according to Box Office Mojo.

Watch an edited, PG version of Tatum's dance below: