Lady Gaga's Born This Way broke the million barrier in sales for the first week. The last album to sell this much was 50 Cent's The Massacre, back in March 2005, which was a far different music economy. Thanks to the recording industry's hatred of its customers, sales of albums have nosedived, but Gaga has shown if you combine major hype with a culture-defining album, big numbers will follow...
Lady Gaga's 'Born This Way' sells 1.1 million Tanner Stransky
May 31, 2011