Matchbox Twenty Return To The Top With North
The album sold 95,000 units its first week of release according to Nielsen SoundScan numbers.
"To be a band that put out our first album in 1996, and have our first #1 in 2012 feels like we are doing something right," said Matchbox Twenty frontman Rob Thomas.
Matchbox Twenty will celebrate with an upcoming live appearance on the nationally syndicated Ellen DeGeneres Show, slated for Tuesday, October 2nd. In addition, the band's Rob Thomas and Kyle Cook can be seen on the September 15th edition of VH1's Top 20 Countdown.