Nicki Minaj: Beats Madonna in weekly chart
Friday 6, April 2012
Rapper Nicki Minaj is on course to top the album chart this Sunday with Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded.
Minaj's second studio LP is looking to oust Madonna's MDNA from pole position after a single week at number one.
Reportedly, Minaj has sold 20,000 copies of her latest opus a day after going on sale, while Labrinth's Electronic Earth trails in second place 6,000 units behind.
Lostprophets' Weapons starts at number three with 9,000 copies sold, while Moshi Monsters land at four, leaving Madonna in fifth position.
Recently, Minaj nnounced a string of UK tour dates to promote the release, which includes two shows at London's Hammersmith Apollo on June 24 and 25.