AVANTASIA - The Mystery Of Time Cracks Top 10 On Billboard's Heat Seekers
May 9, 2013, 6 years ago
The Mystery Of Time, the latest release from German composer and vocalist Tobias Sammet's AVANTASIA, was released last week in North America, selling nearly 2,000 copies and checking in at #9 on the Billboard Heat Seekers chart. The album also debuted at #33 on the Hard Rock chart.
While Sammet has sold more than 3 million albums worldwide, The Mystery Of Time easily set Avantasia sales records when it released in his native Germany last month; it sold more than twice as many copies as any previous Avantasia album in the first week of its release, while rocketing straight to #2 on the official German Mediacontrol album charts. The record also cracked the Top 10 in Finland, Sweden and England.
To read BraveWords.com scribe Mark Gromen's review of The Mystery Of Time, click here.
The video for 'Sleepwalking', taken from The Mystery Of Time, can be viewed below: