Grammy-winning rapper Eminem's Recovery took a 12-spot drop to No. 23 with 34,200. Going into his 23rd week, Slim Shady's latest solo effort has sold 3,004,800 copies.

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Leading the way this week is Rihanna's Loud which debuted at No. 3, falling behind Jackie Evancho's O Holy Night (237,600) and Susan Boyle's The Gift (334,500). According to Nielsen SoundScan, RiRi's new LP has sold 206,800 records to date.

Grammy-winning rapper Nelly's 5.0 also debuted on the chart this week landing at No. 10. With a week under his belt, Nelly's follow-up to 2008's Brass Knuckles has pushed out 63,600 units. [Check out Nelly's Score]

G.O.O.D. Music rapper Kid Cudi's Man on the Moon 2 took a hit falling 18 slots to No. 21 with 36,000. With two weeks in the books, Cudder's sophomore LP has shelled out 205,800 records to date. [Check out Kid Cudi's Score]