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Thursday
Sep202012

Billboard debuts: The xx, Bob Dylan, Avett Brothers

The xx Coexist

Last week, new albums from The xx, Bob Dylan, Amanda Palmer and more hit stores. Now you can find out how the records did from a sales perspective.

Dave Matthews Band topped the Billboard 200 with their eighth studio LP, Away From The World. Bob Dylan's Tempest scored the number #3 slot, Avett Brothers took #4 with The Carpenter and The xx's much anticipated sophomore effort debuted at #5. Also, Amanda Palmer's Kickstarter funded new full-length, Theatre Is Evil, came in at #10.

Some non-debut chart positions you may be interested in include: Frank Ocean's Channel Orange at #25 (tenth week on chart), Cat Power's Sun at #32 (second week on chart), Jack White's Blunderbuss #48 (21 weeks on chart) and the Black Keys' El Camino at #52 (41 weeks on chart).