Cyrus’s VMA per­for­mance boosts new al­bum’s sales

Winnipeg Free Press - Section D - - ARTS & LIFE -

NEW YORK — Say what you want about Mi­ley Cyrus’s per­for­mance on the MTV Video Mu­sic Awards, but she’s laugh­ing all the way to the bank.

MTV re­ports pre-or­ders of Cyrus’s up­com­ing al­bum Bangerz has pushed it to No. 5 on the iTunes al­bum chart. It doesn’t come out un­til Oc­to­ber. Robin Thicke’s sin­gle Give It To U jumped 306 per cent in sales, while his Blurred Lines al­bum saw a 30 per cent in­crease in sales. Justin Tim­ber­lake, Lady Gaga, Kanye West, Bruno Mars, Katy Perry and Drake also saw sales spikes on iTunes af­ter the VMAs.

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