Following the chart success in Europe, WINTERSUN have scanned 3,870 copies of their new album TIME I in its first week of sales in the United States according to Nielsen SoundScan. The album debuted at No. 109 on the US Billboard Top 200 chart, making it their highest first week sales yet!
The album also hit the Swiss charts on # 26!
“TIME I” already entered the charts in Finland, Germany, UK and Austria at the beginning of this week!
Here an overview over all results:
# 02 Finland
# 21 Germany
# 25 UK Top 40 Rock/Metal
# 26 Switzerland
# 33 Austria
# 47 UK Top 50 Indie
# 109 US-Billboard Top 200
The band comments :
“We’re extremely happy about this chart positions and we want to thank everybody who bought the album and supported us! Keep it up there on the charts for the upcoming weeks as well! Thank you!“
Over the course of eight years the band have taken both music and visuals to yet another level and while listening to their new effort you´ll be taken on a journey through the doors of time, a journey beyond the stars, beyond the birth of the worlds to an infinite universe
The album “TIME I” can be ordered here: http://www.wintersun-shop.com/c28/CD
WINTERSUN are currently on HEIDENFEST tour through Europe and starting November 28th the band will embark on a lengthy North American tour with Eluveitie.