Another day and another very high chart placing for Faith No More album Sol Invictus. The album has debuted at number 2 in the Norwegian VG Lista Top 40 album chart.

It is the band’s best-ever album placing in Norway beating Album of the Year which peaked at number 5 in 1997, King for a Day…which reached number 6 and Angel Dust which peaked at number 7 in 1992.



And Sol Invictus has now debuted at number 6 in Denmark’s album charts also – the second highest new entry.


In other chart news, Sol Invictus looks set to drop outside the German top 10 in its second week. The VIVA midweek chart has it at number 16. The new chart will be announced later today.
And Sol Invictus is now number 19 in the Irish album charts in its second week.

Sol Invictus in charts worldwide

#1 in Finland
#2 in Australia
#2 in Czech Republic
#2 in Norway
#3 in Switzerland
#4 in Germany
#5 in Scotland
#6 in Denmark
#6 in UK
#6 in New Zealand
#6 in US album sales
#7 in Austria
#7 in Netherlands
#9 in Canada
#10 in Belgium (Flemish)
#10 in France
#10 in Ireland
#15 in US Billboard chart
#15 in Belgium (French)
#23 in Spain
#27 in Sweden