As one of the year’s most anticipated releases, all eyes are on the commercial performance of Eminem‘s latest album ‘The Marshall Mathers LP 2’.
Preceded by singles ‘Berzerk’, ‘Survival’, ‘Rap God’, and ‘The Monster (ft. Rihanna)’, how many units is Slim Shady’s eighth studio LP on-course to shift?
The answer awaits after the jump…
According to the ever-reliable Hits Daily Double, the 41-year-old’s ‘MMLP2’ will debut atop of next week’s Billboard 200 with sales in the ball-park of..
Set to serve as one of the year’s biggest debuts (after Justin Timberlake’s ’20/20 Experience’), the numbers certainly give the MC cause for celebration.
For, despite the industry’s continued sales plight, the figures aren’t far removed from the 741,000 units its predecessor, ‘Recovery’, shifted upon release in 2010.
Needless to say, Em remains at the top of the game. Quite literally.