Every album from the band has entered the iTunes Top 10 chart while some of their songs have also cracked the iTunes Top 10 Songs chart.
At midnight on Aug 2, the band debuted Opiate, Undertow, Ænima, Lateralus and 10,000 Days on various streaming platforms.
“Our obsession with, and dream of, a world where betamax and laser disc rule has ended,” says vocalist Maynard James Keenan. “Time for us to move on. But never fear. There’s a brand new thing we think you’re really gonna dig. It’s called digital downloads and streaming. Get ready for the future, folks!”
Opiate, Undertow, Ænima, Lateralus and 10,000 Days available to stream/download now. https://t.co/34plYrrQgb
— TOOL effing TOOL (@Tool) August 2, 2019
Ænima currently holds the number two spot on the iTunes Top Albums charts, sitting just behind Drake’s Care Package. Lateralus is also at number four, 10,000 Days is right behind it at number five, and Undertow is next at number six. As for Opiate, the debut Tool EP is currently number eight.
As far as iTunes’ Top Songs, “Sober” made its way to being the number two song in the world, just behind Ariana Grande’s “Boyfriend.”
“Sober” is even taking over Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road,” which became the longest-running number one single of all time through various remixes.
“Schism,” “Forty Six & 2” and “Stinkfist” have all made their way into the Top 10, coming in at sixth, seventh and eighth, respectively.
The digital debut comes ahead of the band’s release of their fifth album, Fear Inoculum, out Aug. 30 via RCA Records.
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