One Direction Looks to Top Next Week’s Billboard 200
– Taylor Swift will be knocked off of the top spot in the next Billboard 200 when it comes out next week, as One Direction’s “Take Me Home” will sell between 525,000 and 575,000 units. Here is how the top 10 looks to fill out next week…
The Building Chart reflects the first four days (Monday through Thursday) of SoundScan’s tracking week (which ends Sunday) as reported by six major merchants: iTunes, Trans World Entertainment, Best Buy, Starbucks, Target and Anderson Merchandisers. Billboard estimates that they make up about 85% of all U.S. album sales.