Metal/Hard Rock Album Sales In The US As Reported By SoundScan

April 30, 2002

Here are the latest sales figures for various current and catalog metal/hard rock releases in the US (in total units sold to date since the albums were issued),as reported by SoundScan for the week ending April 21st, 2002:

KORN Issues: 3,047,076
KORN Follow The Leader: 3,414,717
LIMP BIZKIT Chocolate Starfish: 6,259,073
LIMP BIZKIT Significant Other: 7,237,123
METALLICA Metallica: 13,101,377
METALLICA Load: 4,682,409
METALLICA Re-load: 3,607,713
PANTERA Reinventing The Steel: 570,148
PANTERA Great Southern: 758,681
PANTERA Far Beyond: 1,308,380
PANTERA Vulgar Display: 1,781,674
MEGADETH The World Needs: 195,770
MEGADETH Risk: 304,236
MEGADETH Youthanasia: 891, 333
MEGADETH Countdown To: 2,134,113
SLAYER God Hates Us All: 180,867
SLAYER Diabolus In Musica: 253,302
SLAYER Divine Intervention: 405,092
ANTHRAX Volume 8: 77,878
ANTHRAX Stomp 442: 115,017
ANTHRAX Sound Of White Noise: 511,284
SLIPKNOT Iowa: 726,388
SLIPKNOT Slipknot: 1,414,552
SEPULTURA Nation: 55,721
SEPULTURA Against: 127,547
SEPULTURA Roots: 357,257
SEPULTURA Chaos A.D.: 452,528
SOULFLY Primitive: 226,569
SOULFLY Soulfly: 337,590
FEAR FACTORY Digimortal: 156,264
FEAR FACTORY Obsolete: 406,247
FEAR FACTORY Demanufacture: 240,229
STATIC-X Machine: 400,320
STATIC-X Wisconsin Death: 793,934
ORGY Vapor Transmission: 319,759
ORGY Candyass: 1,163,898
PAPA ROACH Infest: 3,164,840
HOOBASTANK Hoobastank: 538,762
POWERMAN 5000 Tonight The Stars: 1,285,243
POWERMAN 5000 Mega!! Kung Fu: 151,474
ROB ZOMBIE The Sinister Urge: 744,859
ROB ZOMBIE Hellbilly Deluxe: 2,609,972
OZZY OSBOURNE Down To Earth: 737,053
OZZY OSBOURNE Ozzmosis: 1,572,385
MARILYN MANSON Holy Wood: 446,756
MARILYN MANSON Mechanical: 1,237,008
IRON MAIDEN Brave New World: 237,814
IRON MAIDEN Fear Of The Dark: 402,929
IRON MAIDEN Rock In Rio: 18,525
BRUCE DICKINSON Chemical Wedding: 39,698
BRUCE DICKINSON Accident Of Birth: 44,474
BIOHAZARD Uncivilization: 20,633
BIOHAZARD New World: 51,147
BIOHAZARD Mata Leao: 51,408
BIOHAZARD State Of The World: 198,790
JUDAS PRIEST Demolition: 42,831
JUDAS PRIEST Jugulator: 108,174
HALFORD Live Insurrection: 25,532
HALFORD Resurrection: 60,870
TWO Voyeurs: 47,469
FIGHT A Small Deadly Space: 67,407
FIGHT War Of Words: 223,902
ICED EARTH Horror Show: 31,967
ICED EARTH Something Wicked: 41,590
KING DIAMOND Abigail II: 13,466
KING DIAMOND Voodoo: 32,907
KING DIAMOND Spider's: 29,224
MORBID ANGEL Gateways: 31,357
MORBID ANGEL Formulas Fatal: 43,011
MORBID ANGEL Covenant: 119,893
DEICIDE In Torment In Hell: 10,923
DEICIDE Insineratehymn: 26,939
DEICIDE Legion: 102,056
CANNIBAL CORPSE Gore Obsessed: 13,974
CANNIBAL CORPSE Bloodthirst: 36,574
CANNIBAL CORPSE Bleeding: 93,588
IN FLAMES Clayman: 21,773
MESHUGGAH Chaosphere: 35,232
SAVATAGE Poets & Madmen: 16,517
SAVATAGE Edge Of Thorns: 107,880
SOILWORK Natural Born Chaos: 2,267
SOILWORK Predator's Portrait: 6,326
SINERGY Suicide By My Side: 1,300
SINERGY To Hell And Back: 2,325
SENTENCED Crimson: 7,285
SENTENCED Frozen: 4,406
SENTENCED Down: 4,575
TO/DIE/FOR Epilogue: 649
SKINLAB Disembody: 35,925
SKINLAB Bound, Gagged: 14,927
AMORPHIS Am Universum: 7,757
AMORPHIS Tuonela: 12,765
AMORPHIS Elegy: 15,100
IMMORTAL Sons Of Northern: 3,223
BORKNAGAR Empiricism: 3,096
HAMMERFALL Renegade: 8,969
HAMMERFALL Legacy Of Kings: 14,436
HAMMERFALL Glory To The: 11,279
SEBASTIAN BACH Bring 'Em: 16,979
NEVERMORE Dead Heart In: 19,962
NEVERMORE Dreaming Neon: 18,302
ENTOMBED Morning Star: 2,669
ENTOMBED Uprising: 3,354
ENTOMBED Same Difference: 6,808
ENTOMBED Wolverine Blues: 56,764
HELLACOPTERS Grande Rock: 8,639
HELLACOPTERS Payin' The Dues: 8,422
BACKYARD BABIES Total 13: 2,988
BLIND GUARDIAN Night At The: 6,177
BLIND GUARDIAN Nightfall: 14,583
PRIMAL FEAR Nuclear Fire: 3,766
DESTRUCTION Antichrist: 1,877
DESTRUCTION All Hell Breaks: 3,110
KREATOR Violent Revolution: 2,511
QUEENSRYCHE Hear In The Now: 304,075
QUEENSRYCHE Promised Land: 741,648
MACHINE HEAD Supercharger: 44,994
MACHINE HEAD The Burning Red: 134,458
MACHINE HEAD The More Things: 115,104
MACHINE HEAD Burn My Eyes: 145,240
DOWN II: 62,366
DOWN Nola: 232,847
ANDREW WK I Get Wet: 45,598

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