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Frank Ocean, Mumford & Sons and Rihanna See Sales Bump From Grammy Awards

February 11, 2013 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas

Industry sources suggest that Mumford & Sons, Rihanna, Frank Ocean and more will see big sales jumps heading into the Grammy Awards. Billboard reports that several albums will see jumps of over 50% from the week before, as follows:

* Mumford & Sons – Babel
* fun. – Some Nights
* Black Keys – El Camino
* Frank Ocean – Channel ORANGE
* Miguel – Kaleidoscope Dream
* Jack White – Blunderbuss
* Kelly Clarkson – Stronger

Industry sources suggest that Ocean’s album will jump the highest at 120%, which could see about 11,000 copies sold for the week. Babel will see the largest set in numbers with 55,000, a 50% jump from the week before. The site adds that the Lumineers will see the biggest seller of songs from the ceremony, with “Ho Hey” selling 140,000 for the week.

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