Def Jam Dominates Album Chart With Releases By Justin Bieber, Logic, Jeezy & Alessia Cara

(AllHipHop News) Def Jam Recordings had a monster week on the Billboard 200 album chart. The legendary label controls four of the top ten spots on the tally thanks to new albums by Justin Bieber, Logic, Jeezy, and Alessia Cara.

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Bieber led the entire pack by landing at #1 with his comeback album Purpose. The LP sold 522,000 albums in its first week. Logic’s The Incredible True Story lands at #3 (118,000 sales) followed by Jeezy’s Church In These Streets at #4 (98,000 sales) and Cara’s Know-It-All at #9 (21,000 sales).

According to Billboard, this is the first time a label has held three of the top four spots on the 200 album chart since June 2012. At that time, Columbia Records accomplished the feat with John Mayer’s Born and Raised (# 1), Adele’s 21 (#2), and One Direction’s Up All Night (#4).

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16 Responses to “Def Jam Dominates Album Chart With Releases By Justin Bieber, Logic, Jeezy & Alessia Cara”

  1. TheAfroRican

    The numbers for Bieber were expected. Logic sold some good numbers, especially for an album that wasn’t really marketed.

  2. SupaDoopaGhost1

    FIGURED LOGIC WOULD DO THOSE NUMBERS. HE HAS A NICE SIZED WHITE-CROWD THAT BUYS HIS MUSIC. WHY YOU THINK THE SUCKA SAID HE WAS AN “ENTERTAINER” AND SHOULDN’T SPEAK ON BLACK ISSUES!?! THE MACHINE WILL PUSH HIM HARDER THAN COLE BECAUSE COLE IS PROUD OF HIS BLACKNESS!!! FVCK LOGIC!!!!!

    KILL YOSELF FOOL!!!

  3. Markus

    Logic was a surprise and Jeezy apparently still has fans interested. But actually I thought the Bieber phase was over with. Guess not.

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