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    So how is Fishscale doing, is the buzz dead already or is it still on its way to Gold? I predicted it to ship gold by the end of the summer i assume it didn't make that deadline.

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    from hitsdailydouble.com

    week 1 - 115,742
    week 2 - 38,139
    week 3 - 28,141
    week 4 - 18,905
    week 5 - less than 16,676(below lowest chart listing)


    by now he might be at 250K
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    Whats his next single?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jet Set View Post
    Whats his next single?
    ther is none
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    i don't consider these figures a failure.

    in this day of booty shakin, ying yang, and laffy taffy, for fishcale to move 250k in a month or two is a major achievement.

    i think we've been conditioned to acceptin gold and platinum as the norm

    but 250,000 records sold, in a month or two. that's 250k persons who actually purchased the album. shit by any standard that's a great achievement

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wu-Disciple View Post
    but 250,000 records sold, in a month or two. that's 250k persons who actually purchased the album. shit by any standard that's a great achievement
    yeah definitely, that is a good outlook. the only records that go gold or plat nowadays are ones with huge hit singles or videos, ghost had neither.

    Quote Originally Posted by Dattebayo View Post
    rza knows how to do the business side of shit, meth will nevr sell under 100,000 so they can make some money.
    RZA's business practices have been targeted as one of the reasons wu-tang's star faded. i wouldn't necessarily disagree. if meth did go the indie route there are better places to go than with RZA

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wu-Disciple View Post
    i don't consider these figures a failure.

    in this day of booty shakin, ying yang, and laffy taffy, for fishcale to move 250k in a month or two is a major achievement.

    i think we've been conditioned to acceptin gold and platinum as the norm

    but 250,000 records sold, in a month or two. that's 250k persons who actually purchased the album. shit by any standard that's a great achievement

    That don't mean shit, this is a million+ dollar game home boy and 250k is a long ways from 1 million. Cat's do 250 in a week or two let along 5 weeks. My point that's like comparing wal mart billion dollar retail outlet to Sears Million kid they don't compare yo.

    edit as far os the Jay Z hate yeah use him as the scapegoat it's like that it's like that. But if your album isn't getting promotion than don't blame him blamee the artist. When you learn supply and demand you will learn that what these dudes are supplying on a hand full of heads are demanding. Don't get mad at any one because your fav artist isn't 'IN' Look at in the sense that this every dog has his day
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    Quote Originally Posted by PLO-Stylez View Post
    ther is none
    Back like that remix was supposed to be the next single

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jeru View Post
    Back like that remix was supposed to be the next single
    Well, wouldn't it be helpfull for Ghost to have a 2nd single? Only which one?

    Didn't BPW go gold?


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    def jam is done with ghost
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    if you're like masta killa and you're on a no name label with no promotion and arguably the most osbscure member in the wu-tang clan, 250k is a major achievement.

    if you're like ghostface and are on a major label, are a former gold and platinum selling artist, have been all over mixtapes, have gotten decent promotion, all sorts of critical acclaim, and have been making cheesy radio singles to bring in more fans, 250k is a failure.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DyNaMiTe View Post
    if you're like masta killa and you're on a no name label with no promotion and arguably the most osbscure member in the wu-tang clan, 250k is a major achievement.

    if you're like ghostface and are on a major label, are a former gold and platinum selling artist, have been all over mixtapes, have gotten decent promotion, all sorts of critical acclaim, and have been making cheesy radio singles to bring in more fans, 250k is a failure.
    yeah but ghost hasn't released a gold-selling album since 2000. so after 6 years of not going gold, 250k is good.

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    for a no name artist on a no name label yes, for a fairly high profile, critically acclaimed artist with former commercial success on major label, no.

    ghost signed on to def jam to revive himself commercially and it didnt happen. thats why he was pissed off in interviews around when this album dropped.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DyNaMiTe View Post
    for a no name artist on a no name label yes, for a fairly high profile, critically acclaimed artist with former commercial success on major label, no.

    ghost signed on to def jam to revive himself commercially and it didnt happen. thats why he was pissed off in interviews around when this album dropped.
    that still doesnt mean he is incapable of making albums that are platinum /gold material

    because fishscale was a damn good album
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