Closing 2009 by scoring U.S. best-selling album with her "", is now going to end this year atop Billboard Hot 200. Her latest effort "" holds the first position, which she successfully snatched from 's "" last week, by adding 276,000 copies. It's her third non-consecutive week atop the chart.
As "Speak Now" is unmoved from its last week's position, "The Gift" also remains steady at the second place with another 240,000 units. 's "" stands still at the fourth as well, selling another 151,000. 's self-titled album, however, was forced to give up its third position, swapping places with "" Christmas album. The posthumous set drops with 150,000, and the yuletide collection moves up with 160,000.