Soundtracks Capture the Top 3 Positions on the Billboard Soundtrack Chart
BURBANK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 12, 2006--Walt Disney Records enjoys a new label best with three soundtracks - High School Musical, Disney/Pixar Cars and Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest - ranking in the Top 25 on the Billboard Top 200 chart while simultaneously occupying the top three positions on the Billboard Soundtrack chart.
According to Nielsen SoundScan, sales for the week ending July 22, 2006 put High School Musical at #8 (over 52,000 units) and Disney/Pixar Cars at #14 (almost 40,000 units) in the Top 200, with Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest debuting at #24 (over 30,000 units). On the Billboard Soundtrack chart, High School Musical, Disney/Pixar Cars and Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest secure the #1, #2 and #3 spots respectively. Walt Disney Records previously held the top 3 positions on the Billboard Soundtrack Chart during the week of November 22, 2003, when The Cheetah Girls, Brother Bear and The Lizzie McGuire Movie topped the chart.