December 10, 2008

‘Circus’ No. 1 on U.S. album chart

Britney Spears's Circus is No. 1 on the U.S. album chart this week, Billboard.com reported Wednesday.

Coming in at No. 2 on The Billboard 200 is Taylor Swift's Fearless, followed by Beyonce's I Am ... Sasha Fierce at No. 3, Kanye West's 808s & Heartbreak at No. 4 and Nickelback's Dark Horse at No. 5.

Rounding out the top tier are the soundtrack to the film Twilight at No. 6, Akon's Freedom at No. 7, the soundtrack to Disney's High School Musical 3: Senior Year at No. 8, the compilation CD Now 29 at No. 9 and David Cook's self-titled debut at No. 10.