AC/DC's Black Ice Debuts at #1 in 29 Countries
October 28, 2008 at 7:38 AM (PT)
Released globally on MONDAY OCTOBER 20, 2008, "Black Ice" from AC/DC tops sales charts in 29 countries including the U.S., U.K., GERMANY, CANADA, FRANCE,ARGENTINA, JAPAN, AUSTRALIA, BELGIUM, FINLAND, IRELAND, ITALY, NEW ZEALAND, NORWAY, SWEDEN, SWITZERLAND and more. In the U.S. alone "Black Ice" has sold more than 780,000 units its first week on sale, marking the band's first ever debut entry at #1 on the album charts. Over 5 million copies of Black Ice have been shipped worldwide, combined with close to 5 million in catalog sold this year, the band are poised to sell over 10 million units this year alone.
In the U.S., "Black Ice" is being sold exclusively at WALMART, SAM'S CLUB, and at www.acdc.com.