Aerosmith's Triumph: Dominating the Hard Rock Charts
Aerosmith’s iconic “Greatest Hits” album has soared to the top of the charts, claiming the No. 1 spot on Billboard’s Hard Rock Albums chart. This compilation showcases the enduring appeal of their legendary hits and underscores their continued impact on the music industry.
Aerosmith, the legendary rock band, continues to make waves in the music world with their timeless hits. Their latest compilation, “Greatest Hits,” has soared to the top of the Hard Rock Albums chart, affirming the enduring popularity of their iconic songs.
Dominating the Charts
Billboard reports that “Greatest Hits” made an impressive debut, accumulating 19,000 equivalent album units during its first week in the United States. This achievement propelled the compilation to the coveted No. 1 position on Billboard’s Top Hard Rock Albums chart. Additionally, on the all-encompassing Billboard 200 chart, “Greatest Hits” secured a remarkable No. 36 ranking.
Unraveling the Units
In the music industry, album units are a comprehensive measure that includes various aspects of music consumption. These units encompass traditional album sales, track equivalent albums (TEA), and streaming equivalent albums (SEA). Each unit signifies either one album sale, the sale of ten individual tracks from an album, or the equivalent of 3,750 ad-supported or 1,250 paid/subscription on-demand official audio and video streams generated by songs from an album.
A Collection for the Ages
Aerosmith’s “Greatest Hits” is a comprehensive compilation that spans their illustrious career. This musical treasure is available in an array of formats, catering to fans of all kinds. From standard CDs to deluxe 3-CD editions, lenticular CDs, vinyl records, and limited-edition vinyl sets, there’s a version for every collector. The super deluxe limited edition is a standout, offering 44 tracks that encapsulate Aerosmith’s five-decade journey. Iconic hits like “Dream On,” “Walk This Way,” “Sweet Emotion,” “Crazy,” “Cryin’,” and “I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing” are featured on 180g custom color vinyl. This exclusive set also includes captivating live photography and band photos spanning their entire career, all elegantly presented in premium book-style sleeves, along with four striking black-and-white lithographs.
Farewell Tour: Peace Out
In addition to their chart-topping compilation, Aerosmith is currently on their highly anticipated “Peace Out” tour, marking their farewell journey. Special guest appearances by THE BLACK CROWES add to the excitement of this 40-date North American trek. The tour kicked off in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on September 2, and includes stops at iconic arenas across the United States and Canada, such as the Kia Forum in Los Angeles, Madison Square Garden in New York, the Moody Center in Dallas, and many more. The tour culminates with a special hometown show in Boston on New Year’s Eve 2023, promising an unforgettable night of music.
Joey Kramer’s Absence
While the “Peace Out” tour promises to be an epic farewell, it comes with a bittersweet note. Aerosmith announced the absence of drummer Joey Kramer from this touring run. The band expressed that although Joey remains a beloved founding member, he has chosen to sit out the scheduled touring dates to prioritize his family and health. Joey’s undeniable and legendary presence behind the drum kit will undoubtedly be missed, but the show must go on.
A Remarkable Journey
Aerosmith’s recent accomplishments come on the heels of their critically acclaimed Las Vegas residency, “Aerosmith: Deuces Are Wild,” held at Dolby Live at Park MGM. This 90-minute live performance delved deep into Aerosmith’s groundbreaking career, offering fans exclusive, unreleased audio and never-before-seen visuals from the band’s extensive archives, produced in collaboration with Oscar and Emmy-winning global visual effects studio Pixomondo.
Prior to their residency, Aerosmith returned to their hometown of Boston for a historic one-off show at Fenway Park, celebrating the band’s 50th anniversary. With over 38,700 enthusiastic fans in attendance, it marked a record-breaking event as the most tickets sold to date for a show at this iconic venue.
A Band’s Resilience
Aerosmith’s journey has been marked by both triumphs and challenges. Over the years, the band members have faced health difficulties and personal struggles, yet their dedication to their craft and their fans remains unwavering. As they bid farewell on the “Peace Out” tour, Aerosmith continues to be an enduring symbol of rock ‘n’ roll excellence.
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In conclusion, Aerosmith’s “Greatest Hits” compilation and the “Peace Out” tour are testaments to the enduring legacy of a band that has shaped the rock music landscape for decades. Don’t miss your chance to be part of this remarkable journey.