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Avenged Sevenfold Celebrate First Ever #1 Canadian Debut!
September 04 2013


For Immediate Release

Avenged Sevenfold are celebrating their first ever #1 Canadian sales debut today, as their new album Hail To The King landed at the top of the Soundscan Top 200 Sales Charts. The popularity of this album is nationwide as it reached the top sales spot by being the #1 album in every single Province. In addition to the excellent debut, the thunderous lead single “Hail To The King” cracked the Top 10 at Active Rock radio in Canada, marking another band first.

Hail To The King is the follow up to Avenged Sevenfold’s 5th studio album, Nightmare. Throughout 2010 and 2011 Avenged Sevenfold toured the world nonstop. They have achieved Diamond, Platinum and Gold awards for album sales in nearly a dozen countries – with sales approaching 500,000 albums in Canada alone. They have also sold out arenas the world over and headlined some of the world’s biggest and most prestigious music festivals playing to millions of fans worldwide.