January 13, 2005 02:30:35 GMT
Green Day's new alsbu, American Idiot defeats Eminem's Encore
Green Day's new album, American Idiot has been sold 100,167 copies taking its total to 1.9 million units just 178 copies more than Eminem's Encore as the previous winner of the U.S. pop charts.
Thus, the punk Green Day then becomes one on the top of the U.S. pop charts Wednesday gains seven Grammy (February 13, 2005) award nominations for their American Idiot's was debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 and it also ranked at No. 1 in Britain, Canada, Japan and Australia.