At Last, The Twilight Saga: New Moon Soundtrack Ends the Long and Terrible Chart Reign of Michael Buble


Grizzly Bear, major cultural force in this country: the second Twilight soundtrack sold 153,000 copies this week, good for #1 and easily enough to knock international cipher Michael Buble to the three spot, where he plays runner up to Tim McGraw’s Southern Voice, debuting at No. 2 with 137,000 copies sold. Jay-Z–who will likely see some small jump next week, should he ever successfully perform at the World Series–and Miley Cyrus round out the top 5, as they did last week. Fun fact: That porno Rammstein video? There was an album attached to that, Liebe Ist Fur Alle Da, and it lands in America this week No. 13, selling all of 22,000 records, a/k/a the amount of hits the “Pussy” video got the first five minutes after it went online. [Billboard]