Thursday, September 25, 2014

Slash lands US Top 10 debut with World On Fire

Slash has landed a US Top 10 debut with his new album, “World On Fire.”

Billboard reports the project enters the Billboard 200 at No. 10 with opening week sales of 29,000 copies.

The guitarist’s previous album, 2012’s “Apocaptic Love”, debuted at No. 4 with 38,000 sold in its first week.

“World On Fire” was recorded with Slash’s touring band, Myles Kennedy And The Conspirators, and producer Michael Baskette.

This week, Slash will promote the project and mark the Guitar Center’s 50th anniversary with a series of three concerts in Hollywood’s most legendary clubs.

The rocker played The Troubadour on Tuesdasy and will perform at The Roxy (Sep 25) and The Whisky (Sep 26).

For fans unable to make it to Hollywood, Guitar Center will present Slash Live from The Roxy, in a DIRECTV 90-minute concert special set to air on DIRECTV’s Audience Network (channel 239) on November 9th at 8 p.m.

See also:

VIDEO: Slash performs new track Stone Blind in New York
VIDEO: Slash rocks Guns N’ Roses classic in New York
Slash special to debut this weekend on AXS TV
AUDIO: Slash streams new album World On Fire
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