Top 10 albums sold from Sept. 15 to Sept. 21 at Stacks the Vinyl Authority, 18300 Gridley Rd., Ste. B, Cerritos, (562) 809-8560; www.stacksvinyl.com. Stacks is regarded as "the premier source for vinyl" and acts as a hip-hop community center in Southern California. The store carries a diverse selection of hip-hop, R&B/soul, reggae, turntable music and classics.
Top five CD releases
1 J Dilla, The Shining (BBE)
2 Pigeon John, . . . and the Summertime Pool Party (Quannum Projects)
3 Swollen Members, Black Magic (Battle Axe)
4 Boot Camp Clik, Last Stand (Duck Down Music)
5 Mr. Lif, Mo' Mega (Definitive Jux)
Top five 12-inch single releases
1 Visionaries, "In the Good" (Up Above)
2 Too $hort, "Keep Bouncin'" (Jive)
3 The Game, "It's Okay (One Blood)" (Geffen)
4 Lupe Fiasco, "I Gotcha" (Atlantic)
5 The Roots, "Don't Feel Right" (Def Jam)
STAFF PICK: De La Soul, The Impossible Mission Mixtape (unreleased): "Lots of new and unreleased material you can't find anywhere else—I can listen to this from beginning to end!" (C-Los)
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