The Open Door

  1. Evanescence Nets Second No. 1 Album On Billboard 200

    October 19, 2011 11:00 AM EDT Rock band Evanescence returns to the Billboard 200, scoring its second No. 1 album, as its self-titled third set bows with 127,000 copies sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The act, led by singer Amy Lee , last released an album in 2006, when & ...

  2. Evanescence, Five Finger Death Punch Eying Top of Billboard 200 Chart

    October 12, 2011 9:07 PM EDT After a long five-year wait, Evanescence is back -- and perhaps headed for its second No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart. The rock band's new self-titled third studio release could sell between 110,000 and 125,000 copies by week's e ...

  3. Backbeat: Amy Lee Attends EMI Canada's Evanescence Listening Party

    August 25, 2011 4:30 PM EDT Amy Lee was on hand for an invitation-only playback of five new Evanescence songs at Toronto's Liberty Studios on August 22. Hosted by EMI Music Canada, and attended by about 30 people, mainly label staff and media, radio and retail, Paul Sha ...

  4. No Kiddin' -- Kid Rock Gets First No. 1 Album

    October 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Though he began charting albums on The Billboard 200 in 1999 -- and started his recording career well before that -- Kid Rock finally notches his first No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 this week. His "Rock N' Roll Jesus" debuts atop ...

  5. Bruce Springsteen Scores Eighth No. 1 Album

    October 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Presto! Bruce Springsteen's "Magic" debuts atop The Billboard 200, giving the artist his eighth No. 1 album. His first came in 1980 with "The River" ... High entries from Matchbox Twenty, Soulja Boy Tell'em, J. Holida ...

  6. Rascal Flatts Flattens Competition With Third No. 1 Album

    October 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Country trio Rascal Flatts strikes with its third straight No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 as "Still Feels Good" bows with a whopping 547,000 ... That's the biggest sales week for a country act since over a year ago when, you guess ...

  7. Calm Before the Storm as 'HSM2' Marks Fourth Week at No. 1

    September 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT There's not a whole lot happening on The Billboard 200 this week as a light Sept. 4 release schedule yields only one debut in the top 40: Chiodos' "Bone Palace Ballet" at No. 5 ... "High School Musical 2" spends its f ...

  8. Musicnotes Posts First Full-Year Profit

    February 14, 2007 12:00 AM EST Digital sheet music distributor Musicnotes posted its first full-year operating profit in 2006, increasing sales by 45% to more than $5.5 million. The Madison, Wis.-based company announced today (Feb. 14) that it sold nearly 850,000 downloads of s ...

  9. Williams Tops Euro Albums Chart

    November 02, 2006 12:00 AM EST 'Rudebox' moves 147,000 in the U.K. Robbie Williams debuts on top of the European Top 100 Albums chart with his new studio set "Rudebox" (Chrysalis). It's new at No. 1 in the United Kingdom on sales of 147,000, a dramatic ...

  10. Williams Tops Euro Albums Chart

    November 02, 2006 12:00 AM EST 'Rudebox' moves 147,000 in the U.K. Robbie Williams debuts on top of the European Top 100 Albums chart with his new studio set "Rudebox" (Chrysalis). It's new at No. 1 in the United Kingdom on sales of 147,000, a dramatic ...

  11. 'Hannah Montana' Trumps My Chem, Legend At No. 1

    November 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST Set sold 281,000 copies in the United States. The soundtrack to Disney's "Hannah Montana" storms onto The Billboard 200 at No. 1 this week, marking the fourth top 10 debut from the movie/television giant. The set sold 281,000 copi ...

  12. Evanescence 'Door' Stays Open To Euro No. 1

    October 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT In an unchanged top four on European Top 100 Albums, Evanescence digs in for a third week at the summit of European Top 100 Albums with "The Open Door" (Wind-Up). It consolidates last week's No. 1 ent In an unchanged top four on Eur ...

  13. Evanescence 'Door' Stays Open To Euro No. 1

    October 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT In an unchanged top four on European Top 100 Albums, Evanescence digs in for a third week at the summit of European Top 100 Albums with "The Open Door" (Wind-Up). It consolidates last week's No. 1 ent In an unchanged top four on Eur ...

  14. Diddy Scores First No. 1 Album In Nine Years

    October 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Moves 170,000 copies in the United States. Diddy scores his first No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 since 1997 this week with "Press Play." The Bad Boy/Atlantic effort also knocks Lloyd Banks' "Rotten Apple" from the throne ...

  15. Evanescence Tops Euro Chart For Second Week

    October 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Notches a No. 1 debut in Greece. Evanescence starts a second week at the helm of European Top 100 Albums with "The Open Door" (Wind-Up). Although it loses its chart-topping berths in Germany and Switzerland, falling to No. 2 in those mar ...

  16. Rod Rocks With No. 1 Album

    October 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Moves 184,000 copies in the United States. Rod Stewart earns his fourth No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 this week with "Still the Same ... Great American Rock Classics of Our Time." The J Records effort sold 184,000 copies in the United ...

  17. Evanescence Opens Door To Euro Chart Throne

    October 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT A little over three years since Evanescence completed an aggregate seven weeks at the top of European Top 100 Albums with "Fallen," the American band is back at No. 1 on the region's composite chart, A little over three years since ...

  18. Evanescence Opens Door To Euro Chart Throne

    October 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT A little over three years since Evanescence completed an aggregate seven weeks at the top of European Top 100 Albums with "Fallen," the American band is back at No. 1 on the region's composite chart, A little over three years since ...

  19. Evanescence Zooms By Killers To Take No. 1

    October 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Wind-Up release moved 447,000 copies first week. In another major week for new releases, Evanescence's "The Open Door" bows at No. 1 on The Billboard 200. The Wind-Up effort moved 447,000 copies in its first week, according to Niels ...

  20. Scissor Sisters Still Dancin' Away With Euro Charts

    October 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Billboard's pan-European charts welcome another double-winner, as Scissor Sisters move 2-1 with "Ta-Dah" (Polydor) on European Top 100 Albums and with "I Dont' Feel Like Dancin'" on Eurochart Hot 100 Billboard� ...

  21. MuchMusic Launches Digital Download Store

    October 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT A first for a Canadian broadcaster. Toronto-based MuchMusic has partnered with download service provider Puretracks, to launch a digital download store ( shop.muchmusic.com ). The online service, which is a first for a Canadian broadcaster, went l ...

  22. Evanescence Feeling No Pressure On New Album

    August 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT After selling nearly 14 million copies worldwide of its 2003 debut, "Fallen," and winning two Grammy Awards, Evanescence knows there are great expectations for its new album, "The Open Door," which co After selling nearly 14 mi ...