TidbitsFebruary 28, 2013 10:58 AM ET

Suffocation's new album, Pinnacle of Bedlam, has debuted at #152 on the Billboard 200.

Official press release: New York death metal veterans, Suffocation, have sold 3,213 copies of their new album Pinnacle of Bedlam in the U.S. during its first week of release. That puts the band at #152 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart and at #2 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) Chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists who have never appeared in the Top 100 of The Billboard 200.