Trending

 

"Magna Carta Holy Grail" could sell 500-thousand copies

JUST ADDED: 5 Seconds of Summer will be rocking the stage at this year's iHeartRadio Music Festival Village in Las Vegas! The band sat down with Ryan Seacrest to break the news. Click here to buy your tickets now, before they sell out!

 

Check out the full lineup for this year's iHeartRadio Music Festival

 

 

Listen to Jay-Z on iHeartRadio

Jay-Z's Magna Carta Holy Grail may be heading for a better than expected opening week.  According to Billboard.com, industry analysts are projecting Jay's album to sell between 450 and 500-thousand copies by the end of this week.  Originally the experts predicted the album would sell as many as 400-thousand copies.  However, after one day on store shelves, they decided to up their predictions by one-hundred thousand sales. 

If the numbers ring true, Magna Carta will give Jay his 13th number one album on the Billboard 200 chart.  

Magna Carta Holy Grail has already been certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America.  Jay earned his 12th platinum certification by selling one-million digital copies of the album to Samsung Mobile ahead of its physical release date.  

 

More Articles