Best Buy retailers have reported over 6,000 physical units of Eminem's Relapse sold by 10 am, this morning (May 19th). By these projections, the day will see an estimated 133,000 units sold of the Shady/Aftermath/Interscope Records star. According to these figures, the album will be on pace to sell approximately 288,000 units at the mega-retailer alone.
The same projections also revealed that Method Man & Redman's Blackout 2! sold over 1,000 units (combined between regular and deluxe 2CD editions) by 10 am, forecasting the Def Jam release to surpass 50,000 Best Buy week sales.
Busta Rhymes' Back On My B.S. is expected to see approximately 25,000 week Best Buy sales, while DJ Drama's latest Gangsta Grillz will just eclipse 10,000 units.