Top 5 Albums & Singles – 1.15.13

This week’s Top 5 Albums and digital singles!!

Chris Tomlin – “Burning Light”
Listen Here on iTunes

Top 5 Albums – 1.9.13

1. Chris Tomlin – “Burning Light”
2. Hollywood Undead – “Notes From The Underground”
3. Les Miserables – “Soundtrack from the Film”
4. Taylor Swift – “Red”
5. Pitch Perfect – “Soundtrack from the Film”

It’s been a while since a christian music artist has landed a #1 debut. While moving close to 73K this week, Chris Tomlin garners his first #1 album with his latest effort “Burning Light.” Hollywood Undead  scores the #2 spot with their new album “Notes From The Underground” which is their highest debut on the Billboard Top 200 Chart. Their latest LP moves 53,000 units its first week whish sold less than their last album “American Tragedy.” The “Les Miserables” soundtrack slips to #3 and moves 52,000 units this week. Taylor Swift slips one spot to #4 but shows no sign of slowing down as she maintains a spot in the Top 5. Rounding out the Top 5 is the “Pitch Perfect” soundtrack which sells 45,000 units this week.

Notable debuts this week include – Conor Maynard – “Contrast”

Top 5 Singles

1. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Wanz – “Thriftshop”
2. Taylor Swift – “I Knew You Were Trouble”
3. Will.I.Am feat. Britney Spears – “Scream & Shout”
4. Bruno Mars – “Locked Out Of Heaven”
5. The Lumineers – “Ho Hey”

Macklemore finally overtakes Taylor Swift with his infectious single “Thriftshop.” Taylor Swift holds steady at #2 with “Trouble” which is a top request for many females at the club. This pop dominated top 5 isn’t complete with it’s #3 entry “Scream & Shout” by will.I.Am & Britney Spears. Will.I.Am got another one! Bruno Mars and his lead single “Locked Out of Heaven” shows no signs of slowing down. Everytime I play it or hear it in a club, it just gives off a good energy to the crowd. The Lumineers crack the Top 5 with their single “Ho Hey”

Look for a huge debut by Justin Timberlake feat. Jay-Z next week with his debut single of his 3rd Album “Suit & Tie”

I Be on that Suit & Tie ish…  – @djraize