'Guardians of the Galaxy' Soundtrack Stays at Billboard 200's No. 1
The soundtrack of "Guardians of the Galaxy" once again tops Billboard 200. The set, which is now in its third week on the chart, is spending its second week at No. 1 after selling another 93,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
The record titled "Awesome Mix Vol. 1" is the second soundtrack to have landed at No. 1 this year. It follows the success of "Frozen (2013)" soundtrack which has spent 13 weeks atop the list and is currently sitting at No. 3 (rising from last week's No. 8) with 43,000.
Next on Billboard 200, the "Now 51" album manages to keep its position steady at No. 2 with 52,000. The first new entry this week is The Gaslight Anthem's "Get Hurt" that arrives at No. 4 with 33,000, giving the band their second top 10 album. Their previous project, "Handwritten", reached No. 3 following its release in 2012.
Australia-based YouTuber Troye Sivan has his new EP "TRXYE" landed at No. 5 with 30,000 copies sold in only three days. Behind the teen, 5 Seconds of Summer's self-titled debut LP falls one rung to No. 6 with 27,000.
Sam Smith's "In the Lonely Hour" rises to No. 7 with 26,000 while Godsmack's "1000HP" plunges from No. 3 to No. 8 in its second week with 21,000. Tom Petty & The Heartbreaker's "Hypnotic Eye" slips to No. 9 with 20,000 and Luke Bryan's "Crash My Party" closes out the top 10 with 19,000.
- "Guardians of the Galaxy" Soundtrack - Various Artists (93,000)
- The "Now 51" Album - Various Artists (52,000)
- "Frozen (2013)" Soundtrack - Various Artists (43,000)
- "Get Hurt" - The Gaslight Anthem (33,000)
- "TRXYE" - Troye Sivan (30,000)
- "5 Seconds of Summer" - 5 Seconds of Summer (37,000)
- "In the Lonely Hour" - Sam Smith (26,000)
- "1000HP" - Godsmack (21,000)
- "Hypnotic Eye" - Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers (20,000)
- "Crash My Party" - Luke Bryan (19,000)
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