NewsSeptember 8, 2019 3:54 PM ET4,377 views

Tool score No. 1 album, dethrone Taylor Swift

As expected, the new Tool album, Fear Inoculum, has debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart. The band's third consecutive No. 1 album, Fear Inoculum tallied 270,000 equivalent album units in its first week, the biggest week for any rock album in more than a year. Notably, Tool were able to unseat Taylor Swift's Lover album, which falls to No. 2 with a second-week total of 178,000 equivalent album units.

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