May 19, 2005 02:49:29 GMT
Dave Matthews Band's "Stands Up" album has been sold 465,000 copies in its first week to debut at No. 1 on Album Sales Charts
"Stand Up" and give applause to the Dave Matthews Band because their album has been sold 465,000 copies in its first week, to debut at No. 1 on the album sales charts. This achievement marks the fourth week in a row an album with DualDisc technology, such "Stand Up," has debuted at the top of the charts. While the band does so, last week's No. 1 Nine Inch Nails falls to No. 5, with 89,000 copies sold of "With Teeth."
Weezer, whose "Make Believe" sold an estimated 193,000 copies for the week ending Sunday, comes at number 2. At the 3rd position is Mariah Carey's "The Emancipation of Mimi" with 173,000 copies sold. Coming in fourth is 50 Cent's "The Massacre" which is sold 90,000 copies. Country singer Dierks Bentley, in addition, debuted at No. 6 with 75,000 copies of "Modern Day Drifter."