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Jay-Z's 12th solo album Magna Carta Holy Grail is on track to have a strong opening week.  The album hits stores today, just days after it became available to 1 million Samsung Galaxy users via a promotional app. 

According to, industry analysts predict "Magna Carta" could sell between 350 and 400 thousand copies in its first week on store shelves.  Apparently, those projections were partially based on the album's pre-orders through digital retailers. 

If the numbers hold true, "Magna Carta" could give Jay-Z his 13th number one album.