May 26, 2005 02:38:59 GMT
System of a Down have doubled its pleasure as their first album in three years "Mezmerize" has scored on album charts
The last five weeks have been rock act's week as they continued dominating the top charts. System of a Down is the one of many who doubled their pleasure as "Mezmerize," their first album in three years, debuted at No. 1 on latest Billboard album chart, sold approximately 453,000 copies. Along with the band's success was Toby Keith's "Honkytonk University," which debuted at No. 2 with 283,000 albums sold, while Mariah Carey's "The Emancipation of Mimi" remained in third place with 173,000 copies sold.
Last week champ, Dave Matthews Band's "Stand Up" fell to No. 4 with 158,000 copies sold, and soon followed by R&B singer Kem, whose second album titled "Album II" sold 140,000 to debut at No. 5. The other acts rounding out the list among others Weezer's "Make Believe," Gwen Stefani's "Love.Angel.Music.Baby," 50 Cent's "The Massacre," Natalie's "Natalie," and Nine Inch Nails' "With Teeth."