Local Wire

What's Selling: Circles Records & Tapes

By Benjamin Leatherman

We used to have a feature in the print version of the Phoenix New Times where we pimped the top 10 best-selling CDs at various local record stores. Now the feature is back, albeit in online form.

Here’s a list of what’s been selling at Circles Records & Tapes (800 North Central Avenue in Phoenix) for the Week of May 26 to June 1:

1. Mariah Carey, E=MC² (Island)
2. Usher, Here I Stand (Jive)
3. Keith Sweat, Just Me (Rhino)
4. Lyfe Jennings, Lyfe Change (Sony Urban Music/Columbia)
5. Snoop Dog, Ego Trippin’ (Geffen)
6. Bun B, II Trill (Rap-A-Lot/Asylum)
7. Erykah Badu, New Amerykah, Pt. 1: 4th World War (Universal Motown)
8. Big Gemini, History in the Making (Upstairs Records)
9. Madonna, Hard Candy (WEA/Reprise)
10. Leona Lewis, Spirit (J-Records)

KEEP PHOENIX NEW TIMES FREE... Since we started Phoenix New Times, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Phoenix, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Jonathan McNamara