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'Frozen' Soundtrack Tops Billboard 200, Outsells 'Shakira'

April 3, 2014 (2:11 am) GMT
The album, which has topped the chart for 8 weeks, blocks Shakira's self-titled set after selling 161,000 copies.

The soundtrack album of Disney's "" has once again topped Billboard 200. Nielsen SoundScan reports that the record, which is supported by Oscar-winning song "Let It Go" by , continues reigning the chart after selling 161,000 copies.

This is the album's eighth week at No. 1. That's the longest-running streak since 's , which spent 24 weeks at the top in 2011 and 2012. Released in November, "Frozen" soundtrack has sold 1.8 million copies with 1.5 million sold this year. It is by far the biggest-selling album of 2014.

At Billboard 200's No. 2, 's self-titled set "" debuts with 84,000. It marks the Latin singer's highest-charting album ever, besting her 2001 "" which peaked at No. 3.

Behind Shakira's new opus, 's "" opens at No. 3 with 54,000. The album, consisting of material recorded in the early '80s, is the highest-debuting posthumous release since 's "" debuted at No. 2 with 72,000 early last year.

's "" arrives at No. 4 with 27,000. That's the rock band's best sales week ever, surpassing their "" which started with 18,000 in 2012. Rounding out the top 5 is ' "" which jumps from last week's No. 6 with 25,000.

's has her first solo effort "" landed at No. 6 with 23,000. At No. 7, 's "" plunges from No. 2 to No. 7 with almost 23,000. scores his 14th top 10 album as his "" enters the chart at No. 8 with 22,000.

's compilation "" debuts at No. 9 with 20,000. 's "" takes the last spot on the top 10 after selling nearly 20,000 units.

  1. "" Soundtrack - Various Artists (161,000)
  2. "" - (84,000)
  3. "" - (54,000)
  4. "" - (27,000)
  5. "" - (34,000)
  6. "" - (23,000)
  7. "" - (23,000)
  8. "" - (22,000)
  9. "" - (20,000)
  10. "" - (Nearly 20,000)


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