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Queens of the Stone Age Score Number One Album

Queens of the Stone Age Score Number One Album

Queens of the Stone Age just released the best selling album in the country.  In it's first week, ...Like Clockwork sold 91,000 copies.

The album is the band's first number one album.  Josh Homme and company outpaced the second best selling record of the week, Daft Punk's Random Access Memories, by almost 30,000.

Of the 91,000 copies sold, 12,000 were on vinyl.  That's the second biggest sales week for vinyl LPs since Billboard started tracking vinyl sales in 2010.

..Like Clockwork is Queens of the Stone Age's first album since 2007's Era Vulgaris.  The new record features several notable guests.  Dave Grohl played drums on the album.  Also, Elton John and Trent Reznor contributed to songs.

Queens of the Stone Age will perform in Charlotte on Thursday, September 19th.

 

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