Poor Joe Jonas! It appeared that his fans were amped to sing and dance along with the Jo-Bro, but when his debut album Fast Life wasreleased on October 11, sales weren’t too impressive on the music chart!
The album sold a total of 18,000 copies in its first week ofrelease, putting him at number 15 on the Billboard chart! Ouch! Let’s do somecomparing, shall we? The recent Jonas Brothers album sold 525,000 copies andhis younger brother Nick’s debut album had 82,000 copies sold!
Joe spoke out to Rolling Stone magazine and talked about howhe broke the news to his brothers about his dream of a solo album.
"About a yearand a half ago I sat down with my brothers and said, 'Listen, guys, I want tocreate something a little bit different than what we’ve been doing,’ he said. “The music I like, it’s just very kind ofurban, hip-hop, dance stuff, electronic stuff.”
Since Jonas is currently on tour with Britney Spears, maybedrawing some new fans in during his show will boost his music sales! Let’s keepour fingers crossed for Joe!
What do you think about Joe’s debut album sales?
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