Aug 11 - President Jay-Z Scores For Def Jam w/ 3 Top 5 Billboard Albums

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 11 years ago '04        #1
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Aug 11 - President Jay-Z Scores For Def Jam w/ 3 Top 5 Billboard Albums
 

 

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Def Jam Records has made history by placing three albums on the Billboard 200's Top 5 this week.

In its 17th week on the charts, Mariah Carey's The Emancipation Of Mimi has landed at #3 with 99,000 units sold; according to Nielsen's Soundscan. The CD is quickly approaching the 3 million mark and is nearly five times platinum worldwide. Right behind, Young Jeezy's Let's Get It: Thug Motivation 101 has sold 85,288 CDs to earn the #4 spot in its second week. Lastly, newcomer Teairra Mari debuted in the #5 position with Roca-A-Fella Presents…Teairra Mari. According to Soundscan, the album sold 68,777 copies in its first week.

Meanwhile, Def Jam has also made history by holding singles in Billboard Hot 100's #1 and #2 positions for the fourth consecutive week. Mariah Carey's "We Belong Together," the singer's 16th #1 single, stands in the first slot and Rihanna's Dancehall-inspired "Pon De Replay" follows at #2.

"This is a very exciting time for us at IDJ," stated Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter, President & CEO of Def Jam Recordings. "We are breaking new artists and having a great time doing it. I feel like we are just starting to click on all cylinders."

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 11 years ago '04        #2
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Does anything HOV does FAIL? This n*gga is fu*kin guru


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 08-11-2005, 11:33 AM         #3
HumanCrakk 
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yea i think he learned his lesson from what happened with young gunz and bleek (even tho bleek will nver sell)
 08-11-2005, 11:37 AM         #4
Lungs 
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Teairra Mari sucks

just proof that people will buy anything if told that it's "hot"
 08-11-2005, 11:54 AM         #5
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 Lungs said:
Teairra Mari sucks

just proof that people will buy anything if told that it's "hot"
Yeah shes s3xy though.
 08-11-2005, 12:03 PM         #6
kleft 
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not hatin but anything that is promoted by dej jam is going to be put in the charts. whether it is dumb or not.

that aint no talk either that's true talk..
 11 years ago '05        #7
calilove 7 heat pts
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WOW, not long ago a lot of people were doubting Jay as the president of Def Jam. Now that he is successful people will start hopping back on the bandwagon.
 11 years ago '05        #8
jaydee24 1 heat pts
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 kleft said:
not hatin but anything that is promoted by dej jam is going to be put in the charts. whether it is dumb or not.

True statement. Bobby Brown could be ceo, sh*t you pretty much set. As long as the albums have promotion you can sit back in your big a.ss executive chair and collect money
 11 years ago '04        #9
mikepromis 
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I hope he actully signs Jada, that'd be a huge move.
 11 years ago '04        #10
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 Lungs said:
Teairra Mari sucks

just proof that people will buy anything if told that it's "hot"
actually she's a very good singer. her next single is wack but she has a very good voice.
 08-11-2005, 12:19 PM         #11
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 bmore said:
Does anything HOV does FAIL? This n*gga is fu*kin guru
memphis bleek and young gunz
 08-11-2005, 12:20 PM         #12
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Everything he touches turns to gold...the kid is a BOSS
 11 years ago '05        #13
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 roclo7 said:
Everything he touches turns to gold...the kid is a BOSS
Thats the problem...now if he turned things into platnium and diamond, then were working with somthing.


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 08-11-2005, 12:24 PM         #14
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props for puttin this up, u beat me to it, a lil while back everyone was doubtin jay so when i saw this article on sohh.com i wanted to put it up right away for all the haters to suck there teeth at it like the c*m swallowers they are.
 11 years ago '04        #15
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Nice sh*t!!! But hes signs jada = good music but....no sales sorry.
 08-11-2005, 12:30 PM         #16
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tha man is skilld
 11 years ago '04        #17
mista_millz 2 heat pts
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70,000 1st week..., this sh*t gon fizzle faster than that punjabi trend
 08-11-2005, 12:34 PM         #18
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He cant be stopped
 08-11-2005, 01:39 PM         #19
Mirage 
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Lets see if he can do anything with East Coast hip hop now
 08-11-2005, 01:51 PM         #20
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makin money
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