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Monday, July 30, 2018 5:00am ET by Pressparty
5SOS Only Band to Have First Three Albums Enter Billboard 200 at No. 1
Back in May this year 5 Seconds of Summer were the only band in history to enter Billboard 200 at No. 1 with their first two albums.
Now the Aussie superstars have beaten this by becoming the only band to have their first three albums enter the Billboard 200 at No. 1
Their latest and third album,Youngblood, was released this year on June 15 via One Mode/Capitol Records and went straight in at No. 1 the week after, with 142,000 album-equivalent units (117,000 in pure album sales).
The band's second album, Sounds Good Feels Good, was released in October 2015, and debuted at No. 1 in the Billboard 200 with 192,000 album-equivalent units (179,000 in pure album sales).
Their self-titled debut LP was released in June 2014. The album sold 734,000 copies in the US as of September 2015, and sold more than 3.5 million units worldwide, with 1.5 million albums and more than 4.5 million single tracks sold in the US alone.
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