The Arcade Fire'sThe Suburbs
, released last week on Merge, claimed the top spots at Albums on the Hill and Twist & Shout while checking in at number five at Independent Records. The Books' latest effort,The Way Out
, meanwhile, and the Black Crowes'Croweology
, a double album of the band's hits done acoustically, released last week on Megaforce, both performed well for the week ending August 8. Waaves'King of the Beach
, released last week on Fat Possum, debuted at number one at Wax Trax. See the full breakdown after the jump.
Top Sellers 8.8.2009 Albums on the Hill
1. Arcade Fire - The Suburbs 2. Black Keys - Brothers 3. The Books - The Way Out 4. Big Head Todd & the Monsters - Rocksteady 5. Black Crowes - Croweology 6. Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers - Mojo 7. Danger Mouse & Sparklehorse - Dark Night of the Soul 8. Menomena - Mines 9. Lady Gaga - Remix 10. M.I.A. - Maya
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1. Eminem - Recovery 2. Bun-B - Trill O.G. 3. Tech N9NE Collabos - Gates Mixed Plate 4. Avenged Sevenfold - Nightmare 5. Arcade Fire - The Suburbs 6. Rick Ross - Teflon Don 7. Drake - Thank Me Later 8. Esham - Suspended Animation 9. Big Boi - Sir Lucious Left Foot 10. Keith Sweat - Ridin' Solo
Twist & Shout 1. Arcade Fire - The Suburbs 2. Los Lobos - Tin Can Trust 3. Gov't Mule - Mulennium 4. The Books - Way Out 5. Black Crowes - Croweology 6. The Roots - How I Got Over 7. Wolf Parade - Expo 86 8. M.I.A. - Maya 9. The National - High Violet 10. The Black Keys - Brothers
1. Waaves - King Of The Beach 2. Pussy Galore - Unauthorized Oven Bait 3. Warlock Pinchers - Bomb The Franklin Mint 4. Git Some - Loose Control 5. Warlock Pinchers - Circus Sized Peanuts 6. The National - High Violet 7. Wolf Parade - Expo 86 8. The Books - The Way Out 9. Lady Gaga - The Cherrytree Sessions 10. Melvins - The Bride Screamed Murder