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Gorillaz & Godsmack land new number ones

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Gorillaz and Godsmack have new number one albums under their belts.

Gorillaz moved over 64,000 copies of their latest release, Cracker Island, giving them their first number one on Billboard‘s Top Rock & Alternative Albums chart since 2017’s Humanz. The album is their third number one overall, with Plastic Beach hitting number one in 2010.

And that’s not all. Cracker Island also lands at number one on the Top Rock Albums and the Top Alternative Albums charts, as well as on the Vinyl Albums chart, after moving 32,000 vinyl copies. Gorillaz also score their second number one on the Top Album Sales chart, following Humanz.

As previously reported, Cracker Island debuted at three on the all-genre Billboard 200 Album chart. 

As for Godsmack, they land their fourth number one on the Top Hard Rock Albums chart with their latest, Lighting Up The Sky, which moved 21,000 units. They previously hit number one with 2018’s When Legends Rise, 2014’s 1000Hp and 2010’s The Oracle.

Over on the Billboard 200, Lighting Up The Sky debuted at 19.

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