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Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ reaches landmark achievement on Billboard charts

March 04 2017, 10:52 AM EST By Lindy Smith


Having celebrated its 25th-anniversary last fall, Nirvana's Nevermind has hit another huge milestone. The album has now marked its 350th nonconsecutive week on the Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

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Proving its legacy as a quintessential grunge album, Nevermind returned to the chart this week at No. 134 selling 5,000 units—when it debuted, it only sold 6,000 units the first week. Nevermind was released on Oct. 12, 1991 and landed at No. 144. It eventually got to No. 1 in Jan. of 1992. 

Overall, Nevermind has sold 9.46 million albums in the U.S. and over 30 million worldwide—and it's clearly not slowing down.

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