Contest: Predict the album sales of Tha Carter III

    The most anticipated hip-hop album of 2008 was officially released today. How many albums will Lil Wayne’s Tha Carter 3 sell in its debut week? The highest debut this year is Mariah Carey’s E=MC2, which sold a massive  463,000 albums. Will the early leak of the album by DJ Chuck T last week significantly hurt Lil’ Wayne’s album sales?


    For this album sales contest, predict how many copies of Tha Carter III will sell this week. The prize is a $20 Amazon gift certificate and bragging rights for the week. Please note that only registered users will be in the running.[more:]


    • Predict in the comments where Lil Wayne’s new album, Tha Carter III, will chart, as well as how many copies will sell during the first week.
    • Predictions after Sunday (June 15, 2008 will be disqualified). 


    • $20 gift certificate to

    Additional Notes:
    *Check out the Week in Preview feature to see what else was released.
    **Whoever is closest to actual sales figures from Soundscan. No Price Is Right rules in effect (i.e. you can still win if your guess is over the actual sales figures.)
    ***This contest is open to everyone, including Prefix staffers.

    ****If you are not registered on the site, your entry will be disqualified.