Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Here are the notable debuts and sales from March 10, 2023.



Notable Debuts:


Artist/Album: Periphery, Periphery V: Djent Is Not A Genre (3Dot Recordings)

Debut #: 10

Sold: 5800






Artist/Album: Suicide Silence, Remember… You Must Die (Century Media)

Debut #: 59

Sold: 1125





Notable Sales: 


Artist/Album: Godsmack, Lighting Up The Sky (BMG)

#: 18

Sold: 2850






Artist/Album: Pierce The Veil, The Jaws Of Life (Fearless Records)

#: 42

Sold: 1450






Artist/Album: Foo Fighters, The Essential Foo Fighters (RCA)

#: 60

Sold: 1100






Artist/Album: Ghost, Impera (Loma Vista)

#: 62

Sold: 1075






Artist/Album: Ozzy Osbourne, Patient Number 9 (Epic)

#: 80

Sold: 900






Artist/Album: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Return Of The Dream Canteen (Warner)


Sold: 875






Artist/Album: Five Finger Death Punch, Afterlife (Better Noise Records)

#: 94

Sold: 775






Artist/Album: Disturbed, Divisive (Warner)

#: 95

Sold: 770






Artist/Album: Iggy Pop, Every Loser (Atlantic)

#: 95

Sold: 770






Artist/Album: Turnstile, Glow On (Roadrunner)

#: 105

Sold: 700






Artist/Album: Haken, Fauna (Inside Out Music)

#: 125

Sold: 630






Artist/Album: Steel Panther, On The Prowl (Steel Panther Inc)

#: 144

Sold: 555






Artist/Album: Shinedown, Planet Zero (Atlantic)

#: 152

Sold: 525







Artist/Album: In Flames, Foregone (Nuclear Blast)

#: 159

Sold: 500






Artist/Album: Nickelback, Get Rollin’ (BMG)

#: 163

Sold: 475







Artist/Album: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Unlimited Love, (Warner)

#: 171

Sold: 475







Artist/Album: Rolling Stones, Grrr Live! (Mercury Studios)

#: 184

Sold: 450






Artist/Album: I Prevail, True Power (Fearless Records) 

#: 186

Sold: 440






Artist/Album: Slipknot, The End, So Far (Roadrunner) 

#: 190

Sold: 425






Artist/Album: Enslaved, Heimdal (Nuclear Blast)

Sold: 300







Artist/Album: Bad Omens, The Death Of Peace Of Mind (Sumerian)

Sold: 290








Artist/Album: The Hu, Rumble Of Thunder (Better Noise)

Sold: 275







Artist/Album: Insomnium, Anno 1696 (Century Media Records)

Sold: 215







Artist/Album: Full Of Hell, Suffocating Hallucination (Closed Casket Activities)

Sold: 200








Artist/Album: Electric Callboy, Tekkno (Century Media)

Sold: 195








Artist/Album: Katatonia, Sky Void Of Stars (Napalm Records)

Sold: 175








Artist/Album: Knocked Loose, A Tear In The Fabric Of Life (Pure Noise)

Sold: 155







Artist/Album: Sleep Token, This Place Will Become Your Tomb (Spinefarm)

Sold: 150







Artist/Album: Sanguisugabogg, Homicidal Ecstasy (Century Media)

Sold: 145








Artist/Album: Delain, Dark Waters (Napalm Records)

Sold: 140








Artist/Album: Entheos, Time Will Take Us All (Metal Blade)

Sold: 130








Artist/Album: Municipal Waste, Electrified Brain (Nuclear Blast)

Sold: 125







Artist/Album: VV, Neon Noir (Spinefarm)

Sold: 120