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First Week Sales For Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album Deluxe Edition

First Week Sales For Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album Deluxe Edition

The first week sales for the deluxe edition of Lil Wayne‘s Tha Carter V album are in!

According to HDD, the project did what it was projected to move and sold a total of 23,699 units in the first week of being released with 2,275 of those being pure sales.

What do you think of the first week sales numbers and what is your favorite song from Wayne‘s C5 deluxe?

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First Week Sales Projections For The Deluxe Edition Of Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album

First Week Sales Projections For The Deluxe Edition Of Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album

A few days ago, Lil Wayne released the deluxe edition of his Tha Carter V album after the original project was released 2 years ago.

According to HDD, the deluxe of C5 is expected to sell 15-18k copies in the first week with around 2-3k of them being in pure sales.

If you didn’t already know, Tha Carter V is currently at Platinum status, so hopefully it will be 2x Platinum before the end of the year!

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First Week Sales For Lil Wayne’s “No Ceilings” Project

First Week Sales For Lil Wayne No Ceilings Project

The first week sales for the re-release of Lil Wayne‘s No Ceilings mixtape are in!

According to HDD, the project did what it was projected to move and sold a total of 24,879 units in the first week of being re-released with 3,393 of those being pure sales.

No Ceilings also debuted at #14 on Rolling Stone’s “Top 200 Albums” chart. What do you think of the first week sales numbers?

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Lil Wayne’s “No Ceilings” Mixtape Goes No. 1 On Apple Music + First Week Sales Projections

Lil Wayne No Ceilings Mixtape Goes Number 1 On Apple Music + First Week Sales Projections

After over a decade of first being released, Lil Wayne‘s No Ceilings mixtape has reached No. 1 on Apple Music.

This of course stems from the project being re-released to streaming platforms on Thursday night even with half of the original songs missing.

Tunechi‘s tape actually passed YoungBoy Never Broke Again’s Top album in the No. 2 spot, which is a great look for the state of Louisiana. Congratulations Weezy!

In related news, HDD reports No Ceilings is expected to sell 24-27k copies in the first week with around 2-3k of them being in pure sales!

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Shanell Talks All About Lil Wayne’s “Rebirth” Album & How It Influenced The New Generation Rappers

Shanell Talks All About Lil Wayne Rebirth Album & How It Influenced The New Generation Rappers

The latest episode of Ben Barzilai‘s “The Skip Button” podcast, which is all about the music we love to hate, features Lil Wayne‘s Rebirth album.

During the episode, Ben chopped it up with Eddie Montilla (who worked on the songs “Da Da Da“, “Paradice“, “On Fire” and “I’ll Die For You“) about what it was like to work on Rebirth, if he was disappointed with the reviews and sales, and more.

Around the 28:00 mark of the podcast, which you can listen to below, new mother Shanell called in to share what it was like behind the scenes making Rebirth as she worked heavily on the project and share a story of what happened at the end of Weezy and Birdman‘s “Leather So Soft” music video.

SnL also spoke on the Bad Ass Grasshoppers group, hearing the Rebirth influence in these new rappers like Young Thug and Lil Uzi Vert etc, Tunechi not knowing who metal band Korn were before they appeared in his “Prom Queen” video, all of Tune‘s court cases and going to jail was a big part in him putting the guitar down and stepping away from it, and much more!

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