Ozzy Osbourne’s new album Affected person No. 9 has earned the Prince of Darkness his first No. 1 on Billboard’s Prime Album Gross sales chart.
The Prime Album Gross sales chart ranks the best-selling albums of the week primarily based on conventional albums gross sales alone, that means Ozzy offered essentially the most bodily and digital items. In the meantime, Affected person No. 9 debuted at No. 3 on the general Billboard 200, which now combines album gross sales with observe equal album items through streaming.
Affected person No. 9 additionally opened at No. 1 on Billboard’s Prime Rock & Various Albums, Prime Rock Albums, Prime Arduous Rock Albums, Prime Present Album Gross sales, Tastemaker Albums, and Vinyl Albums. In whole, 52,500 copies offered in its first week, with bodily gross sales comprising 44,500 (16,500 on vinyl; 27,500 on CD; and 500 on cassette) and digital downloads comprising 8,000.
Ozzy had appeared quite a few occasions on the Prime Album Gross sales chart earlier than notching his first No. 1. His six earlier prime 10 entries embrace: Odd Man (No. 2 in 2020); Scream (No. 4, 2010); Black Rain (No. 3, 2007); Right down to Earth (No. 4, 2001); Ozzmosis (No. 4, 1995); and No Extra Tears (No. 7, 1991).
In different information, Ozzy not too long ago made his first reside look in help of Affected person No. 9, performing in the course of the halftime present for the season opening NFL halftime present at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California. Followers had been left outraged when NBC broadcast simply 10 seconds of the multi-song medley. Fortunately, Ozzy himself would later share the total clip.
Revisit the halftime present beneath and choose up Affected person No. 9 right here.