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Lil Wayne’s “Funeral” Album Is Now Eligible For Gold

Lil Wayne Funeral Album Is Now Eligible For Gold

In just under a year of being released, Lil Wayne‘s Funeral album is now eligible for Gold status.

According to UKMIX, the thirteenth solo studio album from Weezy has moved 500,000 units in the United States of America alone; making it eligible for a Gold certification by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).

However, Funeral is not “officially” Gold until Tunechi‘s record label decide to certify it! When do you expect the project to go Platinum?

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Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album Goes Platinum

Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album Goes Platinum

Just over a month after going Gold, Lil Wayne‘s latest album, Tha Carter V, has reached Platinum status.

This means that C5 has been streamed and purchased over 1 million times since it was first released at midnight on September 27th.

Congratulations to Wayne and everyone else involved with the project! Don’t forget, we can also be expecting a Tha Carter V music video to premiere soon!

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Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album Goes Gold + An Inside Look At The Physical Copy

Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album Goes Gold + An Inside Look At The Physical Copy

In less than 2 weeks of being released, Lil Wayne‘s Tha Carter V album has reached Gold status.

This means that Weezy‘s latest project has been streamed and purchased over 500,000 times since it was released at midnight on September 27th.

With the physical copies of C5 also being sold in stores now, I am sure it will not be long at all until the album is certified Platinum! Talking about the physical copies, you can actually get a look at what they look like below, courtesy of Jimmy Mays!

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Billboard Confirm Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album Will Drop In 2014, Say It Will Sell Around 500K In First Week

Billboard Confirm Lil Wayne Tha Carter 5 Album Will Drop In 2014, Say It Will Sell Around 500K In First Week

Billboard recently wrote an article about if we will ever see a music artist sell over 1 million copies of their album in the first week again. With the digital sales down to a new low in 2014, Billboard do not believe it will be done again even though two artists who have done it before both have albums dropping before the year ends.

These two artists are Lil Wayne and Taylor Swift, who will be releasing their Tha Carter V and 1989 projects in 2014. Billboard have said that Taylor‘s album is projected to sell 750,000 copies in the first week and Wayne is projected to sell around 500,000 copies in the first week.

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First Week Sales For Young Money’s “Rise Of An Empire” Compilation Album

First Week Sales For Young Money Rise Of An Empire Compilation Album

The first week numbers for Young Money‘s new compilation album, Rise Of An Empire, are in! According to HDD, the project sold 31,047 copies since it was released on March 11th.

If you haven’t already done so, you can purchase Young Money: Rise Of An Empire on iTunes here or Amazon here.

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