MegadethTravis Shinn

Megadeth’s “The Sick, The Dying… And The Dead!” Opens In The Top #3 Of The Billboard 200


Legendary thrash metal outfit Megadeth have a top #3 album on their hands in the United States. Per Billboard, the group’s sixteenth full-length opus “The Sick, The Dying… And The Dead!” opened at #3 on the Billboard 200 with roughly 48,000 album equivalent units shifted. 45,000 of that sum were attributed to album sales, while streaming equivalent album units amounted to 3,000.

This latest album from the GRAMMY Award-winning metal band performed right on par with their previous effort, 2016’s “Dystopia“. That record also opened at #3 on the Billboard 200, shifting 48,000 copies during its first week as well.

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At the moment, Megadeth are out touring on their latest release on the below tour with Five Finger Death Punch, The HU and Fire From The Gods:

09/12 Wantagh, NY – Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater
09/14 Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center
09/15 Camden, NJ – Waterfront Music Pavilion
09/17 Bangor, ME – Maine Savings Amphitheater
09/18 Mansfield, MA – Xfinity Center
09/20 Syracuse, NY – St. Joseph’s Health Amphitheater at Lakeview
09/21 Pittsburgh, PA – The Pavilion at Star Lake (no Megadeth)
09/23 Scranton, PA – Pavilion at Montage Mountain
09/24 Hershey, PA – Hersheypark Stadium
09/27 Darien Center, NY – Darien Lake Amphitheater (no Megadeth)
09/28 Cincinnati, OH – Riverbend Music Center
09/30 Tinley Park, IL – Hollywood Casino Amphitheater
10/01 Noblesville, IN – Ruoff Music Center
10/04 Cleveland, OH – Blossom Music Center
10/05 Clarkston, MI – Pine Knob Music Theatre
10/07 Milwaukee, WI – American Family Insurance Amphitheater – Summerfest Grounds
10/08 St. Louis, MO – Hollywood Casino Amphitheater
10/10 Atlanta, GA – Ameris Bank Amphitheatre
10/12 Rogers, AR – Walmart AMP
10/14 Denver, CO – Ball Arena

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