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Frozen reigns atop Billboard 200, holds off Future, Iggy Azalea

Published on May 1, 2014 6:08 AM
 
Frozen. -- FILE PHOTO: STARHUB/CINEMA STILL

LOS ANGELES (REUTERS) - Disney princesses once again ruled the Billboard 200 on Wednesday, April 30, 2014, as the Frozen soundtrack clocked a 12th week at No. 1 on the weekly album chart, holding off new entries. Frozen, which features the Oscar-winning song Let It Go,sold another 115,000 copies last week, bringing its cumulative US sales to 2.5 million, according to figures from Nielsen Soundscan.

Last week, Frozen ousted the soundtrack of Walt Disney Co's 1994 movie The Lion King to become the animated film soundtrack with the longest run at the top of the Billboard 200 chart.

Billboard said the Frozen soundtrack is the first album to cross two million in 2014. Beyonce's self-titled album is the second-biggest seller with 648,000.

Five new albums entered the Billboard 200 top 10 this week.

 
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