May 14, 1998
Garth Brooks' budget-priced, six-CD boxed set "The Limited Series" was the nation's best-selling album last week. The package sold about 372,000 copies during its first week in stores, according to SoundScan, and was one of five albums that entered the chart in the Top 10. The others: LeAnn Rimes' "Sittin' on Top of the World" at No. 4, Tori Amos' "From the Choirgirl Hotel" at No. 5, the "Ally McBeal" soundtrack at No. 7 and rapper Fiend's "There's One in Every Family" at No. 8.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 29, 1999 |
It happens every year, says sales associate Nicholas Lutz. "It's just a mad rush," said the employee of the Costa Mesa Virgin Megastore. "People just lose their minds over this CD." Thousands of Southern Californians stood in line for hours Sunday to buy a copy of Star Lounge, a compilation compact disc promoted by radio station Star 98.3 and featuring various musical acts performing acoustically.