Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.
Nita Strauss has been kicking around a couple years now, playing alongside the likes of The Iron Maidens, Femme Fatale, and most notably Alice Cooper. Landing a gig with a legend like Cooper is already a pretty good deal for a guitarist, but to then release a debut solo album and have it land in the top 20 of the Current Albums chart? That’s pretty damn good.
This is a debut album for the Alice Cooper guitarist and it’s a off to a pretty solid start.
This 4 disc release spans the entirety of Chris Cornell’s career.
P.O.D.’s tenth studio album debuted with about half the numbers of its predecessor
Memphis May Fire, Broken
The band’s sixth album is its lowest debut since before 2012’s The Challenger.
Failure’s latest album is actually their previous four EP releases from this year combined into one album.
This is the Japanese band’s eleventh album.
This is the band’s debut album.
This is the band’s third album.
If you woke up this morning wishing for an album cover with two women showing some butt and sideboob, apparently Warkings have you covered
This is a reissue of Eluveitie’s second album.
I saw this a few days ago and it was…okay. It’s worth it to watch the recreation of the band’s 1985 Live Aid performance.
#29 (from 22)
A 4% drop.
#36 (from 19)
A 37% drop.
This got a huge boost back onto the charts.
Five Finger Death Punch, And Justice For None (Prospect Park)
#109 (from 92)
A tiny 1% drop.
Greta Van Fleet, From the Fires EP (Lava)
#116 (from 106)
A 14% drop with just under 220,000 sold.
A 42% boost is killer.
Shinedown, Attention Attention (Atlantic)
#154 (from 129)
A 2% drop.
Five Finger Death Punch, A Decade Of Destruction(Prospect Park)
#160 (from 149)
A tiny 1% boost.
Ghost, Prequelle (Loma Vista)
A 54% boost back onto the charts.
Godsmack, Icon (Republic)
#168 (from 189)
A 19% boost.
Breaking Benjamin, Ember
#176 (from 161)
This sold the same amount as last week and has sold over 150,000 copies.
An 83% drop in week two.
Ace Frehley, Spaceman
#179 (from 139)
A 8% drop.
Architects, Holy Hell
#182 (from 21)
A drop of 88% in week two.
Godsmack, When Legends Rise (BMG)
#184 (from 179)
A 3% boost at week 30.
Bad Wolves, Disobey (Eleven Seven)
A 20% boost brings this back up on the charts.
A 39% drop.
A second week drop of 83%.
Warrel Dane, Shadow Work (Century Media)
A drop of 65%.
A 23% drop.
A 41% boost back up.
Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats, Wasteland
A 27% drop.
A boost of 69%.
A 78% drop in week two.
A 25% drop.
A 4% drop.