Idol Sales News – Week Ending 12/09/12

Updated with top 10 finishes for albums and singles from Billboard.

One Direction and Phil Phillips are predicted to remain in the top 10 for albums this week. What will the actual numbers be?

This is the weekly sales thread. Please post numbers as you find them. Thanks!

We should also see some 1D estimates from HDD (this week and next week are typically the biggest shopping weeks of the year for albums).

Albums
4 (4) One Direction “Take Me Home” 107K (+16%)
9 (5) Phillip Phillips “The World From the Side of the Moon” 65K (-12%)

Digital
9 (9) Phillip Phillips “Home” 105K (- 11%)

Idol numbers via Idol Chatter

Idol albums

Phillip Phillips, The World From the Side of the Moon (65,000, -12%, 309,000) (#9 Billboard 200)
Scotty McCreery, Christmas With Scotty (41,000, +1%, 245,000) (#15 BB200)
Carrie Underwood, Blown Away (31,000, +16%, 1.067 milliion) (#24 BB200)
Kelly Clarkson, Greatest Hits-Chapter 1 (21,000, -13%, 120,000) (#36 BB200)
Kelly Clarkson, Stronger (4,000, -11%, 987,000)
Carrie Underwood, Some Hearts (3,000, -2%, 7.274 million)
Scotty McCreery, Clear as Day (3,000, +21%, 1.133 million)
Carrie Underwood, Play On (2,000, +23%, 2.155 million)
Casey James, Casey James (1,000, 0 change, 62,000)

Idol-related albums

Blake Shelton, Cheers, It’s Christmas (68,000, +29%, 271,000) (#8 Billboard 200)
One Direction, Up All Night (32,000, +35%, 1.464 million) (#23 BB200)
Various, Now That’s What I Call Today’s Christmas (20,000, -3%, 76,000) (#40 BB200)
Various, Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part II (18,000, -20%, 179,000) (#41 BB200)
Various, WOW Hits 2013 (15,000, +21%, 132,000) (#47 BB200)
Various, Essential Now That’s What I Call Christmas (14,000, -13%, 507,000) (#57 BB200)
Aerosmith, Music From Another Dimension (10,000, -14%, 138,000) (#73 BB200)
Jason Aldean, My Kinda Party (7,000, +21%, 2.828 million) (#138 BB200)
Various, Women of Christmas (6,000, -5%, 102,000) (#148 BB200)
Various, WOW Christmas (2011) (6,000, +7%, 134,000) (#152 BB200)

Idol tracks

Phillip Phillips, Home (104,000, -11%, 2.8 million)
Nicki Minaj, Va Va Voom (46,000 -5%, 353,000)
Kelly Clarkson, Catch My Breath (33,000, +9%, 269,000)
Carrie Underwood, Blown Away (29,000, -7%, 1.437 million)
Phillip Phillips, Gone, Gone, Gone (14,000, -29%, 65,000)
Kelly Clarkson, Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You) (12,000, +19%, 3.919 million)
Carrie Underwood, Two Black Cadillacs (11,000, +68%, 65,000)
Casey James, Crying on a Suitcase (8,000, -5%, 179,000)
Carrie Underwood, Good Girl (7,000 -14%, 1.452 million)
Carrie Underwood, Before He Cheats (5,000, +54%, 3.62 million)
Brad Paisley/Carrie Underwood, Remind Me (3,000, -9%, 1.699 million)
Colton Dixon, You Are (3,000, -5%, 34,000)
Clay Aiken, Mary, Did You Know (2,000, +27%, 139,000)
Mandisa feat. TobyMac, Good Morning (2,000, -6%, 233,000)

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