Entertainment Weekly

Subscribe

Stay Connected

Subscribe

Advertise With Us

Learn More

Skip to content

Article

Florence + The Machine's new album debuts at No. 1

Posted on

Kevin Winter/Getty Images

Florence + the Machine’s latest album, How Big How Blue How Beautifuldebuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200, marking the band’s first No. 1 debut since releasing their first album, Lungs, back in 2009. That album peaked at No. 14, and the Florence Welch-led group’s last album, 2011’s Ceremonials, hit No. 6.

How Big How Blue How Beautiful, which features singles “Ship to Wreck,” “What Kind of Man,” and “Delilah,” debuted on May 29, and has sold 137,044 copies of the album in the U.S. since then, according to Nielsen Music. The album’s also currently No. 1 in the U.K., Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, Switzerland, and Canada.

Florence + the Machine is currently touring the world and will kick off their U.S. tour Oct. 11 in Texas. Here’s a full list of U.S. tour dates.

Comments