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Disney's 'Descendants' soundtrack tops Billboard album chart

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 01:08

The Disney Channel's ''Descendants'' soundtrack tops the Billboard album chart while rapper Future and pop artists Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran hold their top spots. Helena Williams reports.

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It was a good week for bad guys, with the soundtrack from Disney Channel TV movie 'Descendants' topping the Billboard 200 chart this week. 'Descendants', a fantasy film about the teen offspring of some of Disney's best-known animated villains, sold almost 42,000 units in its first week of release, according to figures from Nielsen SoundScan. Rap artist Future's 'DS2' stayed at number two for the second week in a row, Meanwhile pop songstress Taylor Swift and British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran held on to their top spots, Swift's '1989' rose to third place after 40 weeks on the chart, And Sheeran's 'X' notched its 58th week, rising to fourth place.

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Disney's 'Descendants' soundtrack tops Billboard album chart

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 01:08