The metal act and singer Ozzy Osbourne score their best sales week of the SoundScan era.
Almost 43 years after Black Sabbath debuted on the Billboard 200, the iconic heavy metal band earns its first No. 1 album this week with the arrival of "13." The set starts at No. 1 with 155,000 copies sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
"13" is the group's 23rd chart entry, and first studio album with singer Ozzy Osbourne since 1978's "Never Say Die!" The new release is only the band's second top 10, following 1971's "Master of Reality," which reached No. 8. Black Sabbath made its Billboard 200 debut the week of Aug. 29, 1970, with its self-titled album.