Michael Jackson Album Xscape Debut At N. 2 On Billboard

The king of pop music Michael Jackson returns to the charts five years after his death with his latest album Xscape debuting at No. 2 on Billboard 200.

The Black Keys take the No. 1 spot with their album Turn Blue.

According to stats from Nielsen SoundScan, the 8-track album sold 157,000 copies in its first week of release.

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Michael Jackson presence is also being felt on the Hot 100 chart after his lead single “Love Never Felt So Good” featuring Justin Timberlake debut at number No. 20.

The album Xscape is also Michael Jackson’s 10th top 10 album. The disc saw production credits from Timbaland, Stargate, and Rodney Jenkins.

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