The Industry

Best Coast, Big Boi top sellers at local stores

While there weren't any unanimous winners across the board, Best Coast's debut, Crazy For You, released last week on Mexican Summer, took the top spot at Wax Trax and the tenth spot at Albums on the Hill for the week ending August 1.

Big Boi's Sir Lucious Left Foot...The Son Of Chico Dusty, meanwhile, released on July 6, came in second at Wax Trax and sixth at Independent Records.

Elsewhere, Big Head Todd & the Monsters' new album, Rocksteady, continues to hold the top spot at Albums on the Hill, while Tech N9NE Collabos' Gates Mixed Plate, released last week on Strange Music, debuted at number on Independent's charts. See the full breakdown after the jump.

Top Sellers 08.01.2010

Albums on the Hill

1. Big Head Todd & the Monsters - Rocksteady 2. Flying Lotus - Cosmogramma 3. Eminem - Recovery 4. The Books - The Way Out 5. Jackson Browne & David Lindley - Love is Strange: En Vivo Con Tino 6. Gregory Alan Isakov - This Empty Northern Hemisphere 7. The Avett Brothers - I and Love and You 8. 3OH!3 - Streets of Gold 9. Steve Miller Band - Bingo! 10. Best Coast - Crazy for You

Independent Records

1. Tech N9NE Collabos - Gates Mixed Plate 2. Avenged Sevenfold - Nightmare 3. Eminem - Recovery 4. Rick Ross - Teflon Don 5. Drake - Thank Me Later 6. Big Boi - Sir Lucious Left Foot...The Son Of Chico Dusty 7. The-Dream - Love King 8. Dru Hill - Indrupendence Day 9. Usher - Raymond v Raymond 10. Hellyeah - Stampede Twist & Shout

1. Marc Cohn - Listening Booth: 1970 2. Memomena - Mines 3. The Black Keys - Brothers 4. Tom Jones - Praise & Blame 5. Derek Trucks - Roadsongs 6. Mumford & Sons - Sigh No More 7. Broken Bells - Broken Bells 8. Ratatat - LP4 9. Laurie Anderson - Homeland 10. 3OH!3 - Streets of Gold

Wax Trax

1. Best Coast - Crazy For You 2. Big Boi - Sir Lucious Left Foot...The Son Of Chico Dusty 3. Git Some - Loose Control 4. Wire - Send 5. The Black Keys - Brothers 6. Warlock Pinchers - Circus Sized Peanuts 7. Various Artists - Local Anesthetic 8. Various Artists - Rocky Mountain Low 9. Warlock Pinchers - Bomb the Franklin Mint 10. Danger Mouse & Sparklehorse - Dark Night Of the Soul

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Jon Solomon writes about music and nightlife for Westword, where he's been the Clubs Editor since 2006.
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