Mumford's Babel surpasses 1m US sales

Paul Williams

Mumford & Sons' Babel has broken through 1 million sales in the US just six weeks after being released.

The band's second album, which is released by Gentlemen Of The Road/Glassnote in the States, surpassed seven figures last week and has now sold around 1.04 million copies in the market, according to Nielsen SoundScan.

Babel, which debuted at No 1 on the Billboard 200 in early October with 600,000 sales and spent three weeks leading the chart, is the fifth ...

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