“Medicine at Midnight” 10th studio album from Foo Fighters today at the top of album sales. Third No. 1 in Billboard’s best album sales.

Fifth number 1 album in the UK. Foo Fighters survive through perpetual reinvention for 25 years.

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Foo Fighters’ Medicine at Midnight debuts at the top of album sales, their third number one on this list, with 64,000 copies sold in the US, their 10th studio album. Foo Fighters reached the top in 2017 with the album Concrete and Gold the ninth studio album and in 2011 Wasting Light the seventh studio album ranked them for the first time in the top of the best-selling albums.
Of Medicine at Midnight’s first week sales of 64,000 across all formats (CD, vinyl LP, digital download, etc.), 36% came from vinyl LP sales – 23,000 as it starts in the number 1 on the vinyl album chart). CDs and digital albums split the rest of the first week’s sales, at 20,000 each.

Foo Fighters chasing fifth UK Number 1 album

Foo Fighters are storming towards their fifth UK Number 1 album with their new studio record Medicine at Midnight. The rock legends – aka Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, Nate Mendel, Pat Smear, Chris Shiflett and Rami Jafree – are outselling the rest of the Top 10 combined in pursuit of the top spot on today’s Official Chart Update (Feb.

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Foo Fighters score fifth UK Number One album with ‘Medicine At Midnight’

Foo Fighters have scored their fifth UK Number One album with their 10th studio album, ‘Medicine At Midnight’. The band’s new album, which arrived last week (February 5), debuted at the top spot with a total of 42,500 chart sales – 74 per cent of which were physical copies, including 10,500 on vinyl.

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Foo Fighters: Medicine at Midnight | Alexis Petridis’s album of the week

here are artists who survive through perpetual reinvention, constantly surprising their audience at every turn, and then there are artists who trade in reliability. Twenty-six years into their career, Foo Fighters very much belong to the latter category.

The Foo Fighters Throw a Pop Party on ‘Medicine at Midnight’

Foo Fighters have been a reliable alt-rock institution for more than 25 years. A band with that kind of august track record could get bored or complacent with their job. But Dave Grohl and Co.

By Keith Caulfield 4/20/2011

Foo Fighters Earn First No. 1 Album with ‘Wasting Light’

They have notched eight previous sets on the Billboard 200 — with five earlier top 10s. Their last studio album, “Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace,” debuted at No. 3 in 2007 with 168,000. The new album’s first single, “Rope,” debuted at No. 1 on the Rock Songs chart and continues to reign for an eighth straight week.

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By Keith Caulfield 9/24/2017

Foo Fighters Score Second No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 With ‘Concrete and Gold’

Plus, BTS earns the first-ever top 10 for a K-pop act at No. 7. Foo Fighters score their second No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart, as their latest studio album, Concrete and Gold, debuts atop the list. The set earned 127,000 equivalent album units in the week ending Sept.

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Sep 22, 2017,01:23pm UK. Concrete And Gold 61,000

FORBES HUGH MCINTYRE

Foo Fighters Hit No. 1 In The U.K. For The Fourth Time With Their New Album

Dave Grohl-fronted rockers Foo Fighters storm onto the U.K. albums tally this week at No. 1, immediately earning themselves a fourth chart-topper. The group’s new album kicks off in the lead position with Concrete And Gold 61,000 equivalent units shifted across the pond. Concrete And Gold is the act’s fourth nonconsecutive No.

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