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June 5, 2013 at 3:43 PM

Alice in Chains’ new album hits No. 2 on the Billboard album chart

Alice in Chains 2013“The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here,” the new album from Seattle’s Alice in Chains, has landed on Billboard’s Top 200 Albums chart at No. 2 and iTunes Rock Albums chart at No. 1.

The album’s lead single, “Hollow,” has helped drive the album’s success, hitting No. 1 at rock radio stations. A video of the song has received more than 1.7 million views so far.

The group’s headlining tour of the U.S. includes a show Sept. 7 at The Gorge. In a recent review of the album in The Seattle Times, Charles R. Cross wrote, “Jerry Cantrell, William DuVall, Mike Inez and Sean Kinney continue to defy expectations.”

 

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