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This week's top-selling albums based on an influential panel of stores comprised of independent retailer coalitions and smaller regional chains, ranked by sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music.

TASTEMAKER ALBUMS

The week of
9
LAST WEEK
2
WEEKS ON CHART
Tha Carter IV
Imprint/Promotion Label
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
Gains in performance

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1
Lil Wayne Tha Carter IV Billboard Tastemakers
Tha Carter IV
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
2
Red Hot Chili Peppers I'm With You Billboard Tastemakers
I'm With You
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
3
Jay Z Kanye West Watch The Throne Billboard Tastemakers
Watch The Throne
Jay Z Kanye West
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Roc Nation/Def Jam
4
Adele 21 Billboard Tastemakers
21
Last
Peak
28  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | XL
5
The Game The R.E.D. Album Billboard Tastemakers
The R.E.D. Album
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | DGC
6
Beirut The Rip Tide Billboard Tastemakers
The Rip Tide
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pompeii
7
Ry Cooder Pull Up Some Dust And Sit Down Billboard Tastemakers
Pull Up Some Dust And Sit Down
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Perro Verde/Nonesuch
8
Glen Campbell Ghost On The Canvas Billboard Tastemakers
Ghost On The Canvas
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Surfdog
9
Foster The People Torches Billboard Tastemakers
Torches
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | StarTime Int'l
10
Stephen Malkmus And The Jicks Mirror Traffic Billboard Tastemakers
Mirror Traffic
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador
11
Robert Earl Keen Ready For Confetti Billboard Tastemakers
Ready For Confetti
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMGN | Lost Highway
12
Lenny Kravitz Black And White America Billboard Tastemakers
Black And White America
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner | Atlantic
13
Bon Iver Bon Iver Billboard Tastemakers
Bon Iver
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
14
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Tastemakers
Sigh No More
Last
Peak
64  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
15
John Doe Keeper Billboard Tastemakers
Keeper
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Yep Roc
16
David Guetta Nothing But The Beat Billboard Tastemakers
Nothing But The Beat
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | What A Music/Parlophone/Atlantic
17
Gillian Welch The Harrow & The Harvest Billboard Tastemakers
The Harrow & The Harvest
12  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Acony
18
Amy Winehouse Back To Black Billboard Tastemakers
Back To Black
20  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Republic
19
Bad Meets Evil Hell: The Sequel (EP) Billboard Tastemakers
Hell: The Sequel (EP)
13  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Interscope
20
Beyonce 4 Billboard Tastemakers
4
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Parkwood
21
Tom Morello The Nightwatchman World Wide Rebel Songs Billboard Tastemakers
World Wide Rebel Songs
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New West
22
Butch Walker And The Black Widows Spade Billboard Tastemakers
Spade
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
dangerbird
23
Mike Doughty Yes And Also Yes Billboard Tastemakers
Yes And Also Yes
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Snack Bar
24
Primus Green Naugahyde Billboard Tastemakers
Green Naugahyde
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO | Prawn Song
25
John Hiatt Dirty Jeans And Mudslide Hymns Billboard Tastemakers
Dirty Jeans And Mudslide Hymns
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New West
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