Red Hot Chili Pepper’s The Getaway has been critically hailed as one of their best works in years, and listeners seem to agree. Though the album debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard 200, The Getaway premiered at No. 1 worldwide for the week ending June 23, selling 108,000 traditional units since its June 17 release.
In the U.S., the alt-rock quartet’s 11th studio album earned 118,000 album equivalent units, and it hit No. 1 in Australia, Belgium, Ireland, the Netherlands, and New Zealand. The Getaway marks the band’s seventh top 10 album and third No. 2 on the Top 200 chart. Their last release, 2011’s I’m With ...
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