Ace Frehley Tops Billboard Hard Music Chart With 'Origins Vol. 1'
The project enters the US Billboard 200 at No. 23 with opening week sales of 16,109 equivalent album units. Frehley's last album, 2009's "Space Invader", debuted at No. 9 on the Billboard 200.
"Origins Vol 1." Sees Frehley deliver new versions of tracks by Led Zeppelin, the Rolling Stones, Cream and Jimi Hendrix, among others, along with guests including Paul Stanley, Slash, Mike McCready of Pearl Jam, Lita Ford and John 5.
The original KISS lead guitarist launched the record with covers of the Cream classic, "White Room", and Thin Lizzy's 1976 track, "Emerald", which features Slash.
Frehley recently issued a third track, a cover of Free's "Fire And Water" with guest and former bandmate Paul Stanley. Stream that song and read more here.
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