The "Frozen" soundtrack, which features the Oscar-nominated
song "Let It Go," sold another 89,000 copies last week,
according to figures from Nielsen SoundScan.
Since its release in November, the album has sold more than 1.1
million copies and topped Billboard 200 for five non-consecutive
The Walt Disney Co animated movie about two Nordic princess
sisters continues to perform strongly, nearing $1 billion at the
worldwide box office.
The last film soundtrack to spend more than five weeks at No. 1
on the Billboard 200 was 1998's "Titanic," which featured Celine
Dion's hit "My Heart Will Go On" and held the top spot for 16
consecutive weeks, Billboard said.
The "Frozen" album pushed last week's chart-topper, country
singer Eric Church's "The Outsiders" to No. 2 with sales of
Two new entries cracked the top 10 of the Billboard 200 chart
this week. Country artist Cole Swindell landed at No. 3 with his
latest self-titled record, while rock group Issues came in at
No. 9 with its self-titled album.
Overall album sales for the week ending February 23 totaled 4.8
million units, Billboard said, down 12 percent from the
comparable week in 2013.
(Editing by Eric Kelsey and Jonathan
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