Mötley Crüe earned its first top 10 album on the Billboard 200 chart in more than a decade with The Dirt soundtrack.
The Dirt debuted at No. 10 in the week ending March 28, earning nearly 30,000 equivalent album units in the U.S., Nielsen Music data shows.
Its been more than a decade since the rock band found a place in the top 10.
The last album to achieve the feat was Saints of Los Angeles, which was ranked No. 4 on the July 12, 2008-dated chart.
In all, Mötley Crüe’s nine albums have claimed top 10 positions since Theatre of Pain rose to No. 6 in 1985.
The Dirt is the companion album to the film of the same name, which premiered on Netflix on March 22.
The film is based on Motley Crue’s autobiography titled “The Dirt: Confessions of the World’s Most Notorious Rock Band.”
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