We're now at week #5 since the release of Rush's 20th studio album Clockwork Angels and there's some good news to announce. The critically acclaimed album has experienced the smallest week-over-week drop yet in the Billboard Charts. Last week, the album was at position #48 on Billboard's Top 200 Album List. This week, it's down only three spots to #51. In other Billboard Charts, Clockwork Angels is still holding on fairly well:Though released last week in the United Kingdom, Clockwork Angels failed to chart within the Top 10.
Top 200 Albums: #51
Top Rock Albums: #15 -- Up 3 spots from last week.
Top Hard Rock Albums: #5 -- Down 1 spot from last week.
Top Canadian Albums: #22 -- Down 7 spots from last week.
Top Taste Maker Albums: #13 -- Down 7 spots from last week.
Looking back, Clockwork Angels is still doing better than Snakes & Arrows which was at #61 in its fifth week. It's also charting better than Vapor Trails which was at #77 in its fifth week.
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