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Dougy, The Temper Trap - Photo By Ros O'Gorman

Dougy Mandagi, The Temper Trap - Photo By Ros O'Gorman

The Temper Trap Debut At Number One In Australia

by Paul Cashmere on May 28, 2012

in New Music,News,Noise Pro

The Temper Trap’s self-titled album has debuted at number one in Australia. Not only that, it was the only album in Australia to sell more than 10,000 units last week.

Dougy, The Temper Trap - Photo By Ros O'Gorman

Dougy, The Temper Trap - Photo By Ros O'Gorman

The Temper Trap’s second album sold just over 11,300 units last week. Regardless, it is a great effort for The Temper Trap, whose debut album ‘Conditions’ peaked at no. 8 on the ARIA chart with only lukewarm support from commercial radio.

The second highest debut came from Slash in no. 2 spot. ‘Apocalyptic Love’ sold around 8,600 units.

Other debuts were ‘Rize of the Fenix by Tenacious D at 6, ‘Two Worlds Collide’ by The McClymonts at 7, ‘Trespassing’ by Adam Lambert at 10, ‘Glee: The Music, The Graduation Album’ at 12, ‘Foundations’, The Medics at 29, ‘Electra Heart’ by Marina and the Diamonds at 32, ‘A Joyful Noise’ by The Gossip at 35 and the self-titled ‘NKOTBSB’ at 38.

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