Greta Van Fleet, Disturbed Dominate Rock Album Charts


The bands reign with 'Anthem Of the Peaceful Army' and 'Evolution,' respectively.

Greta Van Fleet and Disturbed launch atop a number of Billboard rock album charts (dated Nov. three), with the previous ruling Top Rock Albums for the primary time.

GVF's debut full-length Anthem of the Peaceful Army premieres atop each Top Rock Albums and Hard Rock Albums with 87,000 equal album models earned, in accordance with Nielsen Music.

It's the Michiganders' first title to high the previous chart and second to steer the latter; the quartet's eight-song EP From the Fires capped the Hard Rock Albums checklist dated Dec. 2, 2017 (coming into with 15,000 models).

Greta Van Fleet is the primary band to command Top Rock Albums with a debut LP since Atoms for Peace, with Amok, in March 2013; notably, Atoms for Peace arrived as identified entity, a supergroup together with Radiohead's Thom Yorke and Red Hot Chili Peppers' Flea, amongst others, which made its No. 1 debut not surprising. The final extra really new band, like GVF, to go No. 1 with its first full-length? The Lumineers, with their self-titled album, in February 2013.

Army lead single "When the Curtain Falls" bullets at No. 2 on the Mainstream Rock Songs airplay chart and turns into GVF's first high 10 (12-10) on the all-rock-format Rock Airplay tally (6 million viewers impressions).

The observe retaining "Curtain" from rising to No. 1 on Mainstream Rock Songs? Six-week chief "Are You Ready," by Disturbed, which debuts atop Alternative Albums with Evolution, because the band's seventh studio set bows with 71,000 models.

Each correct LP of latest Disturbed music has debuted at No. 1 on Alternative Albums since 2008, starting with Indestructible. Evolution is Disturbed's first album of latest materials since Immortalized, which led the checklist dated Sept. 12, 2015; it additionally debuted at No. 1 on the all-genre Billboard 200.