DEEP PURPLE’S NEW ALBUM “inFinite” TOPS GERMAN CHARTS, BREAKING RECORD OF PREDECESSOR “NOW What?!”, AND BECOMES THEIR BIGGEST GLOBAL SUCCESS SINCE 1984 REUNION.
earMUSIC and Deep Purple are extremely happy to announce that their 20th studio album “inFinite” has, in a few short days, become one of their most successful albums ever.
It has broken chart records accumulated by the hard rock legends over an impressive 50 year history, to become the best charting album worldwide since their milestone 1984 reunion album “Perfect Strangers”.
“inFinite” has entered the German Official Album Charts at #1. In the first two days alone, it sold more copies than its German chart topping predecessor “NOW What?!” did in its debut week. It also in two days achieved Gold status in Czech Republic and Russia. Moreover, it reaches the Top 10 in an impressive number of 9 countries worldwide – with more to come.
Norway # 3
Finland # 4
Belgium #5 (Wallonie), #7 (Flanders)
Netherlands #6 (highest chart entry by the band in 42 years!)
UK #6 (highest chart entry by the band in 33 years since “Perfect Strangers” and their second highest entry in 43 years since 1974’s “Stormbringer”)
Japan #13 (international charts)
…to be continued
“inFinite” has given Deep Purple their highest UK album chart entry in 33 years (#6) and also their second highest UK album chart entry in 43 years.
On release date, “inFinite” topped the iTunes main charts in 6 countries and charted Top 5 in over 20 countries.
Deep Purple’s relationship with their existing fans is constantly renewing. With “inFinite” a new generation of rock lovers has also connected globally with the band for the first time, as their charts results show. And the campaign is just beginning…