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Album Sales Week of 9/29:

Ghostface Killah “Ghostdini the Wizard of Poetry in Emerald City” - 19,384 (17% digital)

Skyzoo “The Salvation” – 4,531 (18% digital)

Mack 10 “Soft White” – 3,866 (8% digital)

Playaz Circle “Flight 360: The Takeoff” - 7,918 (8% Digital)

Warren G “The G Files” – 1,088 (27% digital)

Chromeo “DJ Kicks” - 377


And now, on to…

Industry News:

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Palm Pre Reinstates iTunes Sync
Palm is fighting a battle that will be interesting to follow over the coming months/years.  iTunes (and really, Apple) are notoriously proprietary with their software, and don’t share or do open source anything.  That means that iPods/iPhones are supposed to be the only devices that can connect to iTunes.  But palm is fighting the good fight, they’ve already hacked their way into iTunes, got shut down, and now, are back in…

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“Comes With Music” gets a whole new meaning with Dell & Napster
In an effort to deal with the fact that people aren’t subscribing to streaming music for subscription services as fast as industry heads thought they would… Dell is now offering their computers with a free year long subscription to Napster.  Hmnn

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EminApple
Remember when I said this was going to be interesting to watch?  I was wrong.  Out of court settlement.  Em and his Eight Mile Partners just wanted more money.  So Apple gave them some, but not all of what they wanted, and we don’t get to know the details.