AMON AMARTH’s Surtur Rising Reaches High Record Sales in First Week


The latest album from Amon Amarth, Sutur Rising, have topped some charts and sold shitloads of copies here in the U.S.  Here’s the info that I’ve found:

  • Sold approximately 15,000 copies in the United States
  • #34 on the Billboard Top 200
  • #6 on the Billboard Top Independent Album
  • #1 on the Billboard Top Hard Music Albums
  • #10 on the Indy/Small Chain Core Store Chart
  • Austria’s Top 40 Chart at #12
  • Switzerland’s Top 100 at #20
  • Germany sold 14,000 units +
  • entered Top 100 Chart at #8
  • Media Mark charts at #14 in second week
  • #19 on Canada’s Top 200 Chart
  • #5 on the Independent Charts
  • #2 on Hard Charts
  • #1 in Canada on iTunes’ Top Metal albums
  • #16 Top 200
  • #3 Top Rock
  • #1 Top Metal
  • In U.S. record ranked #2 on iTunes’ Rock Album chart
  • #20 in the Top 200 (overall album chart)

AMON AMARTH will be heading to the U.S. for an almost 2 week set of live shows called “An Evening With Amon Amarth”.

An Evening With AMON AMARTH
4/14/2011 The Bottom Lounge – Chicago, IL
4/15/2011 Station 4 – Saint Paul, MN
4/16/2011 Granada Theater – Lawrence, KS
4/17/2011 The Summit Music Hall – Denver, CO
4/19/2011 Wonder Ballroom – Portland, OR
4/20/2011 Showbox Sodo – Seattle, WA
4/22/2011 The Regency – San Francisco, CA
4/23/2011 Ace Of Spades – Sacramento, CA
4/24/2011 House of Blues – West Hollywood, CA
4/25/2011 Nile Theatre – Mesa, AZ
4/27/2011 White Rabbit – San Antonio, TX
4/29/2011 Culture Room – Fort Lauderdale, FL
4/30/2011 Beacham Theatre – Orlando, FL
5/01/2011 Masquerade – Atlanta, GA
5/02/2011 Jaxx – Springfield, VA
5/03/2011 Peabody’s – Cleveland, OH
5/05/2011 Best Buy Theater – New York, NY
5/06/2011 Theatre Of Living Arts – Philadelphia, PA
5/07/2011 Paradise Rock Club – Boston, MA

http://www.surturrising.com
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http://www.myspace.com/amonamarth
http://www.amonamarth.com
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http://twitter.com/amonamarthband

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