Justin Timberlake's new album has the very best sales since Taylor Swift's current album Red debuted in November, with 1.2 million sold in its first week. Justin Timberlake's "Suit & Tie," was the leading streamed track on Spotify from Monday, March 18, to Sunday, March 24.
"20/20" is an unconventional album that includes a mesh of sounds. The 10 tracks typical seven minutes each. The 20/20 Experience is Justin's second album to hit number one, following the excellence of his 2006 hit FutureSex/LoveSounds, which sold 684,000 copies in the first week of launch.
Timberlake, 31, was strategic about advertising his resurgence effort: He did at the Grammy Awards, hosted and hit the stage at "Saturday Night Live" and spent an entire week on "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon."
The singer also partnered with Target for the album's luxurious edition and "20/20" streamed on iTunes a week before it was launched. Justin Timberlake's comeback album has sold nearly 1 million units its first week out.
Nielsen SoundScan revealed Tuesday that the vocalist's third album, "The 20/20 Experience," has sold 968,000 units. It's the 19th album in Nielsen's 22-year history that has sold even more than 900,000 cds in its launching week.
It was likewise confirmed this past week that Justin will be launching a second part of The 20/20 Experience in the fall. "20/20" is Timberlake's third album and the follow-up to his multiplatinum, Grammy-winning 2006 "FutureSex/LoveSounds.".