LIMP BIZKIT, NICKELBACK, ROB ZOMBIE, PANTERA First-Week Sales Revealed!
LIMP BIZKIT's "Results May Vary" shifted 325,126 copies in the U.S. during its first week of release, landing at position No. 3 on The Billboard 200 chart (the top two positions were occupied by OUTKAST and DAVE MATTHEWS). NICKELBACK's "The Long Road" moved 200,184 units (No. 6), while ROB ZOMBIE's "Past, Present & Future" and PANTERA's "The Best of Pantera: Far Beyond the Great Southern Cowboys' Vulgar Hits!" achieved a first-week tally of 94,415 (No. 11) and 28,747 (No. 38) copies, respectively, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
Back in October 2000, LIMP BIZKIT sold 1,054,511 copies of their third album, "Chocolate Starfish and the Hot Dog Flavored Water", in its first week on the shelves, landing at No. 1 and breaking PEARL JAM's single-week rock sales record (BIZKIT's album became the first rock record ever to sell a million copies in a single week). The Florida-bred band's second full-length effort, "Significant Other", shifted 635,000 copies during its first week of release in June 1999.
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