Disney Channel musical "Teen Beach Movie" attracted 8.4 million viewers during its July 19 premiere, making it the most-watched TV movie so far this year (according to Nielsen), and has sold more than 82,000 copies of its soundtrack in two weeks of release (according to Nielsen SoundScan). It's off to a better start than even "High School Musical," which drew 7.7 million viewers in 2006, went on to become the top-selling album of the year and spawned two sequels, a theatrical presentation and an ice show.

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