Halsey’s new record is the first album by a woman to hit No. 1 on Billboard this year

June 12, 2017

AlteRock often reports whose album made it to the top of the Billboard 200 chart but this time there’s something more to it: Halsey’s second album has just reached her first No. 1 position on the Billboard 200, marking the first album by a female singer to top the Billboard 200 this year.

Her new record, titled ‘hopeless fountain kingdom’, has been sold in 106,000 equivalent album units so far, including 76,000 copies sold in traditional album format, according to Billboard.

Halsey’s lead single from the new album, ‘Now or Never,’ took her straight to the Billboard Hot 100, so AlteRock sends congratulations to the singer on her success in many aspects with ‘hopeless fountain kingdom’.

You can catch Halsey on tour in support of her new album this fall. Be sure to check out her tour plans below. Do you like what we’re doing? If so, help us grow by sharing the article – this way we can keep providing you latest news and fun interviews with your favorite bands! Stay tuned with AlteRock Facebook and Twitter to never miss on the news about your favorite alternative music!

Halsey 2017 Tour Dates:

9/29: Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun
10/3: Montreal, QC Bell Centre
10/4: Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre
10/6: Boston, MA TD Garden
10/7: Philadelphia, PA Wells Fargo Center
10/9: Washington DC Verizon Center
10/10: Pittsburgh, PA PPG Paints Arena
10/13: Brooklyn, NY Barclays Center
10/14: Newark, NJ Prudential Center
10/17: Charlotte, NC Spectrum Center
10/19: Atlanta, GA Infinite Energy Arena
10/21: Sunrise, FL BB&T Center
10/22: Orlando, FL Amway Center
10/25: Houston, TX Toyota Center
10/26: Dallas, TX American Airlines Center
10/27: Austin, TX Frank Irwin Center
10/29: Denver, CO Pepsi Center
10/31: Phoenix, AZ: Talking Stick Resort Arena
11/3: Los Angeles, CA The Forum
11/4: Anaheim, CA: Honda Center
11/5: San Diego, CA Viejas Arena
11/7: Oakland, CA Oracle Arena
11/10: Seattle, WA Key Arena
11/11: Vancouver, BC Rogers Arena
11/14: Calgary, AB Scotiabank Saddledome
11/15: Edmonton, AB Rogers Place
11/18: Minneapolis, MN Xcel Energy Center
11/19: Chicago, IL Allstate Arena
11/21: Detroit, MI Little Caesars Arena
11/22: Cleveland, OH Wolstein Center

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