No 1 Show Gets 37.3 Million Viewers, No 1 Album Makes 60,000 Sales

No 1 Show Gets 37.3 Million Viewers, No 1 Album Makes 60,000 Sales
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The Dreamgirls soundtrack reached number one in the US last week with only 60,000 record sales - the lowest number one selling record in, erm, modern pop history. Meanwhile, American Idol launched with 37.3 million people watching the first show - the biggest premiere in the 20-year history of Fox Broadcasting, Billbaord reports.

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 18 january 2007

The Dreamgirls soundtrack reached number one in the US last week with only 60,000 record sales – the lowest number one selling record in modern pop history. Meanwhile, American Idol launched with 37.3 million people watching the first show – the biggest premiere in the 20-year history of Fox Broadcasting, Billbaord reports.

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