Alice Cooper finds chart success with latest release "Paranormal"
Alice Cooper and earMusic are celebrating the chart success of Paranormal. The album was produced by long-time Cooper collaborator Bob Ezrin for earMusic, the rock label part of the Edel AG group, which markets and distributes the album worldwide through its international network. Paranormal features special guests including Larry Mullen (U2, who plays on 9 of the 12 new songs), Billy Gibbons (ZZ Top), Deep Purple´s Roger Glover as well as a highly anticipated mini-reunion of the original Alice Cooper band members. Alice Cooper will join up with Deep Purple beginning this Saturday, August 12th, in Las Vegas. Tour highlights include The Greek in Los Angeles on August 13th and Jones Beach on August 26th. Listen to samples of each track from the album and take a look at Paranormal's chart positions around the world.
Some of the chart positions achieved by the album so far are among the highest for Alice Cooper in the last 30 years:
USA: #6 Soundscan, #32 Billboard Top 200
Germany: #4 (highest charts entry in 45 years since the classic "School's Out").
Australia: #4 (highest chart entry in 39 years).
UK: #6 (highest chart entry in 23 years) / #1 Rock Charts #1 independent Charts.
Sweden: #6 (highest charts entry in 28 years since the smash hit album Trash in 1989).
Finland: #9 (best charts entry ever) #1 physical album sales.
On release date, Paranormal climbed the iTunes rock charts to #1 in 12 countries and the Top 5 in 20 countries.