Mariah Carey's Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel, released last week on Island, grabbed the top spot at Independent Records for the week ending October 4. Black Give Way to Blue, Alice in Chain's first album with new singer William DuVall, and Dethklok's Dethalbum II claimed the second and third slots, while Fiver Finger Death Punch's War is the Answer and Jay-Z's The Blueprint 3 rounded out the top five. See the full breakdown after the jump.
Top Sellers 10.04.2009
1. Mariah Carey - Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel
2. Alice in Chains - Black Give Way to Blue
3. Dethklok/Metalocaplypse - Dethklock/Dethalbum II
4. Five Finger Death Punch - War is the Answer
5. Jay-Z - The Blueprint 3
6. Breaking Benjamin - Dear Agony
7. Lil Rob - Love & Hate
8. Drake - So Far Gone
9. Insane Clown Posse - Bang! Pow! Boom!
10. Ghostface Killah - Wizard of Poetry
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