Home News August Alsina ‘This Thing Called Life’ & R. Kelly ‘The Buffet’ 1st... August Alsina & R. Kelly both released their latest albums – This Thing Called Life & The Buffet – this week, and the 1st week sales projections are in. Alsina’s album is set to sell 30-35k (35-40k with streams) 1st week, which is almost a 50% drop off from his debut album. But the worst is coming with Kelz’ projections. His album is set to sell 28-33k (32-37k with streams) 1st week, which is almost a drop off of 100k sales from his 2013 album Black Panties, which moved 133k 1st week. Hopefully the holiday season can push them to even more sales in the following weeks..