Madge’s Latest Sold 3,600,000 In Its First Week
November 23, 2005 – Contributed Anonymously: Warner Portugal has just submitted these official numbers, according to Madonna fan site MadonnaSanctuary.com: “Confessions On A Dance Floor debuted number 1 in 25 countries and sold 3,600,000 in its first week.”
Madonna Poised To Top Billboard Album Chart
November 22, 2005 – The new album, ‘Confessions On A Dance Floor’, from pop superstar Madonna, looks to debut at number one with 344,061 copies sold according to HitsDailyDouble.com. Coming in at number 2, is the debut album, ‘Some Hearts’, from American Idol season 4 winner Carrie Underwood with 303,300 copies sold. The biggest sales increase this week belongs to Mariah Carey’s disc ‘The Emancipation Of Mimi’ which increased by 370% bringing the total sales for the week at 182,873 copies.
Guy Ritchie Doesn’t Like Madonna’s New Album
November 22, 2005 – Madonna tells The Sun hubby Guy Ritchie is no fan on her new album ‘Confessions on a Dance Floor’. “Guy thought it was sh**,” the Material Girl admits. “He prefers Irish folk music.”
Madonna’s ‘Hung Up’ Tops UK Singles Chart For 2nd Week
November 21, 2005 – Madonna remains atop the UK singles chart with ‘Hung Up’, beating out Westlife, who stay in the #2 slot. Newcomers land in the 3-6 spots, with Black Eyed Peas’ ‘My Humps’ in at #3, Girls Aloud at #4 with Biology, ‘Pop Idol’ Will Young at #5 with ‘Switch It On’, and Liberty X at #6 with their Shalamar remake ‘A Night To Remember’.
Paris Hilton To Release Debut Album In March?
November 12, 2005 – According to PerezHilton.com, Paris revealed to the website that she plans on releasing her debut album in March 2006. Perez added that Britney Spears’ hubby Kevin Federline is seeking help from Scott Storch on his debut, stung by criticism of his leaked single, ‘Y’all Ain’t Ready’.
Madge Praise For Gwen Stefani & Scorn For Paris Hilton
November 3, 2005 – Radio 1 reports that Madonna is giving no credit to Paris for her interest in Kabbalah. “Paris is the kind to come to one class or get a red string, but it doesn’t mean she puts in the hours to study the faith,” the Material Girl said. Meanwhile, she had good things to say about Gwen just after saying the No Doubt singer copied her style, saying the singer is an impressive risk taker with good energy.
New Paris Hilton Song Targets Nicole Richie?
October 27, 2005 – Star magazine reports that Paris’ new album reportedly has a song devoted to former friend Nicole about how the heiress thinks Nicole used her and how Nicole never would have been famous without Paris. A source said, “As she was playing it to me, she was just laughing and said, ‘This one’s all about Nicole!'” Nicole’s rep says, “We can’t comment on it because we haven’t heard it.” Paris’ rep says there is a song about jealousy, but nobody is named in it, nor is the word bitch used, as the source also claimed.