(AllHipHop News) New York City rapper Troy Ave has been the subject of jokes and criticism over the last week as the result of the low sales numbers for his latest LP. It was originally reported Troy's Major Without A Deal sold less than 4,500 units in the first three days of its digital release.
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The BSB Records founder took to Instagram to provide an update on his first week sale numbers. According to Troy, the project pushed 7,708 copies in its opening week. He wrote:
all the jokes & drama queen $H*T was cute and probably really hilarious .... to the haters & #FakeOnes but#MoreImportantly And who matters are the #RealOnes so here's the Real Numbers 7,708 albums sold to be exact + over 10million in streams off album singles
#LookUpAtTheScoreBoard Ima be over here in the end zone with my team praising #GOD b4 the celebration dance
#BSBrecords is the People's Brand, Troy Ave is the peoples Champ I represent everybody wit a hope and dream that chose to go out and make it come true, I'm living proof that u can do anything you set YA mind too. I came here to be great and to Motivate the people, fuk all that bum $H*T, fuk all that doubt, fuk all that hate jus go out and win in the game of Life. and Jus know if I'm doing it You can do the same #BSBrecords the #1independent label in the streets s/o 2 all the fans / supporters I appreciate yall &#SaluteToTheDjs
#MajorWithoutADEAL "rap album of the year" is available now DOWNLOAD LINK IN MY BIO ?
#DooDoo RETWEET & REPOST that!
Major Without A Deal is currently at number 137 on the Billboard 200 album chart. That places the project behind a 2Pac album, two Kendrick Lamar albums, three Drake albums, and three Eminem albums. Troy's MWAD sits at number 12 on the Rap Album chart.