Eminem's \"MMLP 2\" Sells 792-Thousand Records


(Undated) -- Eminem's "Marshall Mathers LP 2" is the second highest-selling album so far this year. According to Billboard.com, the album sold 792-thousand copies in its first week in stores. Only Justin Timberlake's "The 20/20 Experience" has had a stronger opening, selling 968-thousand copies in its first week. Apart setting the mark for this year's second-biggest opening week, "The Marshall Mathers LP 2" also posts the sixth-biggest sales week in the last five years. The strong opening propels the album to the top of the Billboard 200 chart, earning Eminem his seventh number one album.