LCD Soundsystem Earn First Number One Album

LCD Soundsystem have the number one album in the country this week:

The set earned 85,000 equivalent album units in the week ending Sept. 7, according to Nielsen Music. Of that sum, 81,000 were in traditional album sales. The album was released on Sept. 1 and is the act’s first new studio effort in more than seven years, and first for Columbia Records.

And, because everyone always asks: it looks like Brand New added another 2k to their total.

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