The band’s catalog also leaped 10% in streams & 12% in album units.
Interest in My Chemical Romance’s impending reunion isn’t just translating to ticket sales. The band reaches multiple Billboard charts dated Nov. 9 following the rockers’ Oct. 31 reunion announcement, while its catalog also saw leaps in sales and streams.
Most notably, 10 MCR songs dot the LyricFind U.S. chart, led by “Welcome to the Black Parade,” which debuts at No. 5. (The LyricFind Global and LyricFind U.S. charts rank the fastest momentum-gaining tracks in lyric-search queries and usages globally and in the U.S., respectively, provided by LyricFind. The Global chart includes queries from all countries, including the U.S. The company is the world's leader in licensed lyrics, with data provided by more than 5,000 publishers and utilized by more than 100 services, including Amazon, Pandora, Deezer, Microsoft, SoundHound and iHeartRadio. The latest tracking week ended Nov. 3.)
According to LyricFind, “Welcome to the Black Parade” saw a 376% jump in lyric views following the reunion announcement. “Helena” followed on LyricFind U.S. at No. 10 (up 259% in lyric views).