Official Charts Analysis: Avenged Sevenfold sell 21K to land first No.1 album


After selling more than 100,000 copies of each of their last three albums - a tough ask in the current climate - Avenged Sevenfold land the big prize, debuting at number one with Hail To The King. Ending the four week residency of Richard & Adam's The Impossible Dream - which was overwhelmed by a flurry of new releases and dips to number four on sales of 13,403 copies - Hail To The King is Avenged Sevenfold's sixth album, ...

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