Tupac Shakur's Hologram Appearance At Coachella Sparks Huge Sales Increase On His Recordings

 

Tupac Shakur's virtual appearance at Coachella not only got people talking, it also sparked an increase in record sales for the late rapper according to Billboard.biz.

 

Pac's 1988 Greatest Hits album returned to the Billboard 200 charts where it currently sits at No. 129 with 4000 copies sold. All Eyez On Me (2,000; up 95%) and Me Against the World (1,000; up 53%) also saw increases in sales.


Three of the rapper's singles saw sales increases as well. 


"Hail Mary" sold 13,000 downloads last week for a 1,530% sales increase. "California Love" sold 11,000 downloads (up 119%), while "2 Of Amerikaz Most Wanted" sold 9,000 (up 881%).



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Comment by big visu87 on April 28, 2012 at 3:23pm
give puff 6 months
Comment by Isaiah Taylor on April 28, 2012 at 12:11am
Best rapperof all time
Comment by A-rock on April 27, 2012 at 6:57pm
THE G.O.A.T. MISS U PAC!!!
Comment by DSUPREME1 on April 27, 2012 at 6:28pm
jus want to say thanks to the boyz and girls who weren't born in the tupac era so they never heard good music. so u can gladly say good bye to the pretty colour rappers n their crap music oh srry rap music.
Comment by Rico Noble on April 27, 2012 at 5:24pm
*1998 Chastdatpaper.....
Comment by Allan Ismael Rubini Suarez on April 27, 2012 at 4:54pm
yeah !
Comment by Jermaine on April 27, 2012 at 4:11pm
That was smart as hell! I'm happy they did that! Diddy should do that for biggie! Ah s***! That would be hot!
Comment by Duke Cookabrick on April 27, 2012 at 3:36pm
1988 ?? damn pac realeased a greatest hits album before he even started rapping
Comment by phucker jenkins on April 27, 2012 at 1:59pm
Increased record sales??? Oh s***, how long do you think it will be before Diddy has a B.I.G Hologram?????
Comment by Jon on April 27, 2012 at 1:36pm
1988?




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