TidbitsJuly 24, 2014 12:05 PM ET

The new Suicide Silence album, You Can't Stop Me, has debuted at #16 on the Billboard 200 chart.

Official press release: California based extreme metal titans, Suicide Silence, scanned approximately 15,000 copies of You Can't Stop Me in its first week of sales in the United States according to Nielson Soundscan. The record came in at #16 on the U.S. Billboard Top 200 Chart and at #30 on the Canadian Billboard Top 200 Chart, making it their highest first week sales ever and charting release to date! Comments the band: "Supporters of the Suicide Silence Family, we thank you all for picking up the record and helping us have our highest selling first week to date!!! We've been through a lot this past year and a half, so it's great to hear this news today and see that so many people have our backs. It's been a hard road, but we are standing strong and are feeling unstoppable thanks to all of our loyal fans. Just like we've always said, we aren't shit without you!!! Thanks for supporting heavy music!"