STACKING UP SALES
Total album and single sales of CDs and cassettes for the week ended Nov. 15, compared with week-ago and year-ago levels, in millions of units:
Atop the Charts
Weekly and year-to-date record company market share as of Nov. 15, based on current albums sold. This is an indicator of music company performance. Figures do not include catalog sales.
Latest Year Distributor week to date Top-selling album Artist PolyGram 19.1% 12.6% Hard Knock Life Jay-Z BMG 17.4 14.0 R. R. Kelly WEA 16.9 17.4 Supposed Former... Alanis Morissette Sony 14.6 17.4 These Are Special Times Celine Dion Universal 9.8 11.1 Mutations Beck EMD 9.4 14.2 Mama Drama Mia X