‘Frozen’ & Future Ice Iggy Azalea On The Album Chart
Neither Future’s Honest or Iggy Azalea’s The New Classic were able to unseat Disney’s Frozen from the top of the Billboard 200 this week, as the soundtrack sold another 115,000 copies to bring its grand total to 2.5 million. Frozen remains the only album to sell more than a million copies in 2014.
In the end, the margin was slim between Honest (53,000) and The New Classic (52,000) — Billboard reports that less than a thousand copies separated them — but the former won out, and goes in at #2, leaving Azalea to debut at #3 with her first album. Still, Iggy can rest easy knowing that she’s currently got the two best-selling singles in the country, with Ariana Grande’s “Problem” (which Azalea features on) perched at #1 on iTunes and her pair-up with Charli XCX, “Fancy,” sitting pretty at #2.
1. Soundtrack, Frozen *12 weeks*
2. Future, Honest *new*
3. Iggy Azalea, The New Classic *new*
4. Pharrell, G I R L
5. August Alsina, Testimony
6. Neon Trees, Pop Psychology *new*
7. Luke Bryan, Crash My Party
8. Soundtrack, Nashville: On The Record *new*
9. Lorde, Pure Heroine
10. Bethel Music, You Make Me Brave: Live At The Civic *new*
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