Greta Van Fleet Scores Sales, Streaming Gains Following ‘Saturday Night Live’ Debut


The band’s debut LP ‘Anthem of the Peaceful Army’ blasts 150-76 on the Billboard 200.

Greta Van Fleet's maiden look on NBC's Saturday Night Live on Jan. 19 paid massive dividends for the band, because the entirety of the Michiganders' catalog sports activities gross sales and streaming good points within the monitoring week ending Jan. 24 (as mirrored on Billboard charts dated Feb. 2).

The band bounds by 60 p.c to 17,000 equal album items earned within the monitoring week, in response to Nielsen Music, following performances of "Black Smoke Rising" and "You're the One" on the episode. Of that sum, 13,000 are conventional album gross sales, an quantity that bumps 58 p.c.

Anthem of the Peaceful Army, the band's debut full-length, launched in November, leads the best way, hovering 150-76 on the Billboard 200, up 45 p.c to 10,000 items. Plus, From the Fires, the act's eight-song EP launched in December 2017, re-enters at No. 121 (eight,000, up 87 p.c).

The band's digital obtain rely rockets drastically, too, as its catalog surges by 209 p.c to 11,000 downloads offered. "One," the second tune (and its present single) that the four-piece carried out on SNL, debuts at No. 13 on the Rock Digital Song Sales chart (three,000, up 241 p.c). It's adopted by "Smoke," which the band carried out first on the episode (2,000, up 718 p.c), and its 2017 debut single, "Highway Tune" (2,000, up 154 p.c).

On the streaming entrance, Greta Van Fleet's tune catalog good points by 60 p.c to 7.eight million U.S. clicks.

"One," the second single from Anthem, concurrently shoots into the highest 10 of the Mainstream Rock Songs airplay chart (12-7). It additionally rises 19-11 on the all-rock-format Rock Airplay chart (four.four million viewers impressions, up 17 p.c), 17-13 on Adult Alternative Songs and 31-26 on Alternative Songs.