• AJR Earn First No. 1 on Alternative Albums Chart With ‘OK Orchestra'

    14 days ago - By Billboard

    AJR achieve their second No. 1 on Billboard 's Top Rock Albums chart, and its first leader on Alternative Albums , as OK Orchestra debuts atop both lists dated April 10.
    The set starts with 32,000 equivalent album units earned in the March 25-April 1 tracking period, according to MRC Data.
    AJR last ruled Top Rock Albums with Neotheater , which opened atop the tally dated May 11, 2019. It also arrived at No. 2 on Alternative Albums, the trio's best rank before OK Orchestra .
    Concurrently, OK Orchestra marks AJR's second top 10 on the all-genre Billboard 200 , debuting at No. 10; Neotheater...
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  • Evanescence Scores Second Hard Rock Albums No. 1 With ‘The Bitter Truth'

    14 days ago - By Billboard

    For the second time, Evanescence is No. 1 on Billboard 's Hard Rock Albums chart.
    The Bitter Truth , the Amy Lee-led band's first LP of all-new material in nearly a decade, debuts atop the list dated April 10 with 29,000 equivalent album units earned in the March 25-April 1 tracking week, according to MRC Data.
    Evanescence previously ruled Hard Rock Albums with its self-titled effort for three weeks beginning in October 2011.
    The Bitter Truth also starts at No. 2 on the Top Rock Albums and Alternative Albums charts. The band had last appeared on both lists with a new release in 2017 with...
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