Diggy Simmons Speaks On Low Sales Of His Debut Album 'Unexpected Arrival' [Video]

 

 

Diggy Simmons' debut album moved 21,000 copies it's first week out to land at No. 13 on the Billboard 200. Not a failure considering the slugging market for album sales, but not quite what the newcomer had hoped to sell.

 

Karen Civil recently caught up with Diggy to address his album and the 17-year old had a refreshing, mature attitude about it.

 

"It’s about growth. You look at a whole bunch of people. Look at Reasonable Doubt, when that first came out, that wasn’t anything. And look at Jay now. You could look at Bruno [Mars] recently. When Doo Wops & Hooligans came out, like 50,000 first work and ended up going double plat," he said. "It’s about growth for me. I’m happy that the people who are listening to it are loving it. It’s like having an impact on your life and making them want to aspire to be whatever it is they want to be. Because that’s what Unexpected Arrival is about, it’s about making your arrival in life special. No matter what people say or if they don’t know what you’re capable of. It starts with the belief in you before you try to go and look for other people’s approval. I’m happy that it’s doing that for people."





 

 

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Comment by James Lipford on March 30, 2012 at 4:58pm
I can't believe the n**** is actually wondering why he ain't seeling albums. I didn't even know he had an album. Thats not even including the fact that he is wack as hell. I'm not a hater, just a fan of real hip-hop music. The only reason you even got a chance to make an album is cause your daddy. There's a million local mc's around the country that are 20 times nicer
Comment by Terence A on March 30, 2012 at 4:57pm
I wish him the best, he be talking real s***, wish he would put that stuff out there than the radio friendly stuff all the time
Comment by DiorLetsGo on March 30, 2012 at 4:44pm
@k dog Shut the hell up...Not everyone is trying to be a f****** rapper..You're world is small if you think that rapping is the only way to get money.....EPIC FAIL.....21,000 is a MAJOR FAIL
Comment by Justin case on March 30, 2012 at 4:42pm
everything else aside, who didnt see this boys spoiled a** melting down and freaking out on t.v. for the smallest rich boy ish on his Pops show. This dude should sign to cash dummy, or money (what the hell ever those two dudes kissing label be called) cuz they dont register here on the west coast
Comment by NetGuruINC on March 30, 2012 at 4:15pm
Why n***** talkin negative about Diggy? The young dude is doing his thing I bet even with 21,000 sales he got more paper than all of yall.
Comment by phucker jenkins on March 30, 2012 at 4:07pm
This just goes to show that kids aren't buying records anymore. They're downloading the music for free. The only label selling records is Cash "we buy our own records" Money!!!!
Comment by fredy on March 30, 2012 at 4:06pm
hahaha this m*********** himself to jay and bruno he must be smoking something you know that he crying in his room and his brother jo jo is laughing at him.
Comment by Columbus J on March 30, 2012 at 3:25pm
I thought he had a shot about a year ago because he was a lot better than anyone expected. But now I think he's kinda getting exposed for being just another popcorn emcee.
Comment by antonhbp on March 30, 2012 at 2:52pm
21.000 copies is actually to much for that horrible music
Comment by dondre byrd on March 30, 2012 at 2:41pm
He's not hood!!!!!!!!!!



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