"Metal Resistance" debuts in 11 Top Albums Charts around the world & 11 Billboard Charts!

BABYMETAL new album "Metal Resistance" debuted in 10 Top Albums Charts around the world but also debuted in several Billboard Charts since its release on FOX DAY. The new album released on April 1 is breaking records and representing the Japanese musis scene outside Japan, more details below. 


Metal Resistance reach 11 Top Albums Charts & 11 Billboard Charts

BABYMETAL new album "Metal Resistance" is breaking records around the world. A few days ago was announced its highest debut for a Japanese artists in the Official Charts of United Kingdom in the 15th place (Read more here). Also was announced its highest debut for a Japanese artist in the Australian Top Albums Chart in the 7th place (Read more here), in the USA Top Albums Charts of Billboard reaching the #39 spot, the highest place for a Japanese artist after 53 years (Read more here) and in addition reached the Top 5 of the Billboard Japan Top Albums Sales (Read more here). 



# 1 Billboard World Albums Top 40

#3 Billboard Japan Top Albums Sales  

#7 Australia Albums Top 50 (Highest for a Japanese artist)

#15 UK Albums Top 75 (Highest for a Japanese artist)

#31 New Zealand Albums Top 40

#36 Germany Albums Top 50 (Highest for a Japanese artist)

#39 US Albums Top 100 (Highest for an Japanese artist after 53 years)

#45 Finland Albums Top 50

#55 Swiss Albums Top 100

#71 Dutch Albums Top 100

#108 France Albums Top 150


In addition, according to Billboard, BABYMETAL new album "Metal Resistance" reached several other charts, as follows: 


#1 Billboard World Albums

#2 Billboard Hard Rock Albums

#3 Billboard Japan Top Albums Sales

#4 Billboard Independent Albums

#6 Billboard Top Rock Albums

#7 Billboard Digital Albums

#17 Billboard Internet Albums

#17 Billboard Top Current Albums


#17 Billboard Top Albums Sales

#25 Billboard Tastemakers Albums

#74 Billboard Canadian Albums



Information sources: ACharts, Billboard

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