Foo Fighters smash Billboard charts with No. 1 album in three different areas

music news 02/10/2017

Foo Fighters smashed their way to the top of three separate Billboard charts by going #1 in the Top Rock Albums, Alternative Albums and Hard Rock Albums with their latest album 'Concrete and Gold'.

The band have topped the Top Rock Albums and Alternative Albums four times and Hard Rock Albums five times before. 

Concrete and Gold bows atop the all-genre Billboard 200,  marking the second Foo Fighters album to reign (among 12 chart entries, dating back to the band's 1995 self-titled debut, which peaked at No. 23). The Foos first led the Billboard 200 with Wasting Light, for a week (April 30, 2011, selling 235,000 copies in its first frame).