January 05, 2006 06:24:39 GMT
Jamie Foxx's "Unpredictable" replaced Mary J. Blige's "The Breakthrough" atop the U.S. pop album charts
Just like the title of his album "Unpredictable," Jamie Foxx unpredictably takes the place of Mary J. Blige on the US album charts to be in the first position with his set sold 200,000 copies in the week ended January 1. Meanwhile, Blige falls to No. 2 with her "Breakthrough" sold 193,000 copies in its second week.
Eminem's first-ever hits compilation, "Curtain Call," on the other hand ups one place to No. 3 with 186,000 units, ahead of Notorious B.I.G.'s "Duets: The Final Chapter" which downs one place to No. 4 at 150,000 units. In the meantime, American Idol winner Carrie Underwood's "Some Hearts" clings at No. 5 with 135,000 units.
At No. 6 is "NOW That's What I Call Music!" followed in a row by Nickelback's "All the Right Reasons," Mariah Carey's "The Emancipation of Mimi," and Black Eyed Peas' "Monkey Business" at No. 7 to 9. Finishing the Top 10 is Chris Brown self-titled debut, which ups two places with 90,000 copies.