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Postby rick81 » Fri Sep 10, 2010 4:28 pm

It's time to talk about the king of prog-metal!!

They are not great seller, but i want to search everything about them...
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Postby rick81 » Fri Sep 10, 2010 4:30 pm

According to Nielsen SoundScan, Dream Theater has sold 2.1 million albums in the United States. Band manager Frank Solomon estimates the band has sold between seven and eight million records worldwide.


http://www.billboard.com/news/dream-the ... 4046.story
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Postby rick81 » Fri Sep 10, 2010 4:32 pm

Riaa Certifications:

1. Images and Words (Gold) - February 2, 1995
2. Metropolis 2000: Live Scenes From New York (Gold) - November 8, 2002
3. Live at Budokan (DVD) (Platinum) - January 26, 2005
4. Live in Tokyo/5 Years in a Livetime (Platinum) - March 22, 2006
5. Score (DVD) (Platinum) - October 11, 2006
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Postby HUR » Fri Sep 10, 2010 4:36 pm

"Images And Words" had Soundscan sales of around 600,000 copies. :D

Great band.
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Postby rick81 » Fri Sep 10, 2010 4:41 pm

Dream Theatre - Images And Words 614,000 (09/2006)
Dream Theatre - Career Album Sales 2,100,000 (02/2007)
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Postby rick81 » Fri Sep 10, 2010 4:41 pm

if someone can help with other certifications, or news, i will be happy :-)
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Postby rick81 » Fri Sep 10, 2010 4:43 pm

From Mediatraffic, worldwide sales:

Dream Theater Systematic Chaos 565000
Dream Theater Black Clouds & Silver Linings 374000
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Postby Moggio » Sat Sep 11, 2010 12:12 am

rick81 wrote:It's time to talk about the king of prog-metal!!
You're damn right!

Though, I still can't believe Mike Portnoy left the band earlier this week. Absolutely amazing?!
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rick81 wrote:They are not great seller, but i want to search everything about them...
They are for a prog-metal band.

And their Soundscan total should be well over 2.5 million by now...
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Postby rick81 » Sat Sep 11, 2010 11:13 am

so noone has some other chart or sales news?
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Postby rick81 » Sun Sep 12, 2010 6:42 pm

29/08/2009

144 137 06 Dream Theater, Black Clouds & Silver Linings 3,080 -13 3,554 67,895

Then 1 week at 159, and 1 at 197 but we don't know the sales, but we can say about other 5.000 sales before go out from bb200
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Postby rick81 » Sun Sep 12, 2010 6:50 pm

21/07/2007

101 131 172 DREAM THEATER SYSTEMATIC CHAOS 4,423 -26 5,953 65,868
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Postby rick81 » Sun Sep 12, 2010 6:55 pm

02/07/2005

36 149 DREAM THEATER OCTAVARIUM 17063
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Postby rick81 » Sun Sep 12, 2010 7:35 pm

Italian sales estimations from Zago.

DREAM THEATER Greatest hit & 21 other pretty cool song 10239
DREAM THEATER Score 11715
DREAM THEATER Systematic chaos 33981
DREAM THEATER Black Clouds & Silver Linings 23046
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Postby rick81 » Sat Sep 25, 2010 12:01 pm

Chart runs for: DREAM THEATER
(through September 18, 2010)


* UK SINGLES *
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1. LIE
Date: 10/12/1994 - Run: *146* (1 wk)
Total # of weeks: 1

* UK ALBUMS *
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1. AWAKE
Produced by: John Purdell/Duane Baron
Date: 15/10/1994 - Run: *65* (1 wk) US:#32/6

2. CHANGE OF SEASONS [EP]
Date: 30/09/1995 - Run: *88* (1 wk)
Total # of weeks: 1 US:#58/3

3. FALLING INTO INFINITY
Date: 01/11/1997 - Run: *163* (1 wk)
Total # of weeks: 1 US:#52/4

4. METROPOLIS PT.2 - SCENES FROM A MEMORY
Date: 06/11/1999 - Run: *131* (1 wk)
Total # of weeks: 1

5. TRAIN OF THOUGHT
Date: 22/11/2003 - Run: *146* (1 wk)
Total # of weeks: 1 US:#53/1

6. OCTAVARIUM
Produced by: Portnoy/Pertucci
Date: 18/06/2005 - Run: *72* (1 wk) US:#36/2

7. SCORE: 20TH ANNIVERSARY WORLD TOUR LIVE (by Dream Theater With The Octavarium Orchestra)
Date: 16/09/2006 - Run: *94* (1 wk)
Total # of weeks: 1 US:#149/1

8. SYSTEMATIC CHAOS
Produced by: Petrucci/Portnay
Date: 16/06/2007 - Run: *25*-97-150 (3 wks)
Total # of weeks: 3 ( Top 40: 1 Top 75: 1) US:#19/5

9. GREATEST HIT (...AND 21 OTHER PRETTY COOL SONGS)
Date: 19/04/2008 - Run: *113* (1 wk)
Total # of weeks: 1 US:#135/1

10. BLACK CLOUDS & SILVER LININGS
Produced by: Portnoy/Petrucci
Date: 04/07/2009 - Run: *23*-116-181 (3 wks)
Total # of weeks: 3 ( Top 40: 1 Top 75: 1) US:#9/7/1

* US ALBUMS *
============

1. IMAGES & WORDS
Produced by: David Prater
Date: 09/01/1993 - Run: 196-159-118-82-66-*61*-67-76-79-83-80-91-100-119-114-126-133-145-159-180-185-197-196-194 (24 wks)

2. AWAKE
Produced by: John Purdell/Duane Baron
Date: 22/10/1994 - Run: *32*-64-85-114-150-196 (6 wks) UK:#65/1

3. CHANGE OF SEASONS [EP]
Produced by: David Prater/Dream Theater
Date: 07/10/1995 - Run: *58*-117-168 (3 wks) UK:#88/1

4. FALLING INTO INFINITY
Produced by: Kevin Shirley
Date: 11/10/1997 - Run: *52*-114-157-179 (4 wks) UK:#163/1

5. ONCE IN A LIVETIME
Date: 14/11/1998 - Run: *157* (1 wk)

6. SCENE FROM A MEMORY
Produced by: Mike Portnoy/John Petrucci/Terry Brown
Date: 13/11/1999 - Run: *73*-194 (2 wks)

7. LIVE SCENES FROM NEW YORK
Date: 29/09/2001 - Run: *120* (1 wk)

8. SIX DEGREES OF INNER TURBULENCE
Produced by: Mike Portnoy/John Petrucci
Date: 16/02/2002 - Run: *46*-176 (2 wks)

9. TRAIN OF THOUGHT
Produced by: Mike Portnoy/John Petrucci
Date: 29/11/2003 - Run: *53* (1 wk) UK:#146/1

10. OCTAVARIUM
Produced by: Mike Portnoy/John Petrucci
Date: 25/06/2005 - Run: *36*-149 (2 wks) UK:#72/1

11. SCORE: 20TH ANNIVERSARY WORLD TOUR LIVE (by Dream Theater With The Octavarium Orchestra)
Date: 16/09/2006 - Run: *149* (1 wk) UK:#94/1

12. SYSTEMATIC CHAOS
Produced by: Mike Portnoy/John Petrucci
Date: 23/06/2007 - Run: *19*-69-106-145-200 (5 wks) UK:#25/3

13. GREATEST HIT (...AND 21 OTHER PRETTY COOL SONGS)
Date: 19/04/2008 - Run: *135* (1 wk) UK:#113/1

14. BLACK CLOUDS & SILVER LININGS
Produced by: Mike Portnoy/John Petrucci
Date: 11/07/2009 - Run: *9*-52-92-121-167-176-200 (7/1 wks) UK:#23/3

* US MUSIC VIDEOS *
=================

1. IMAGES AND WORDS-LIVE IN TOKYO
Date: 04/12/1993 - Run: *13*-28-37 (3 wks)
Re 01: 05/02/1994: 37 (1 wk, 4 wsf)
Re 02: 19/03/1994: 39-0-37-0-0-0-34 (3-1c wks)
Total # of re-entries: 4
Total # of weeks: 7-3c ()

2. 5 YEARS IN A LIFETIME
Date: 14/11/1998 - Run: *3*-13-17-30 (4/1 wks)

3. METROPOLIS 2000: SCENES FROM NEW YORK
Date: 12/05/2001 - Run: *5*-11-13- 9-15-19-33-36-31-0-39-39-0-0-0-34-0-0-0-0-33-32-39 (15-9c/2-1c wks)
Total # of re-entries: 3

4. IMAGES AND WORDS: LIVE IN TOKYO/ 5 YEARS IN A LIVE TIME
Date: 31/07/2004 - Run: *9*-26-37 (3/1 wks)

5. LIVE AT BUDOKAN
Date: 23/10/2004 - Run: *4*-19 (2/1 wks)

6. SCORE: 20TH ANNIVERSARY WORLD TOUR LIVE
Date: 16/09/2006 - Run: *1*-4-17-25-40 (5/2/1 wks)

7. CHAOS IN MOTION 2007-2008
Date: 18/10/2008 - Run: *2*-2-9-23-20-34 (6/3 wks)

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Annual Act Statistics

UK ALBUMS [AT: #2174]
1994: 416-529-0-547-0-480-0-0-0-507-0-425-549-333-563-*300* [2009, 10 yrs]
UK SINGLES [AT: #14675]
1994: *829*
US ALBUMS [AT: #1982]
1993: *176*-300-376-0-390-541-468-0-550-504-544-0-511-737-409-791-346 [2009, 14 yrs]
US MUSIC VIDEOS [AT: #228]
1993: 75-86-0-0-0-78-0-0-*42*-0-0-119-0-75-0-74 [2008, 7 yrs]
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Postby borderwolf » Fri Sep 23, 2011 6:36 am

Finland
week 38

1 (new) Dream Theater
A Dramatic Turn Of Events
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Postby borderwolf » Fri Sep 23, 2011 6:54 am

Billboard 200 Albums Chart
October 1, 2011
[SoundScan Week Ending September 18, 2011]

Wks On 2Wks LW TW Artist Name Album Title TW % CHG LW Total

1 - - 8 * DREAM THEATER DRAMATIC TURN OF EVENTS 35747 999 230 35981
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Postby DarthWerder » Fri Sep 23, 2011 4:54 pm

A Dramatic Turn of Events - International Peak Positions:

Finland: 1
Netherlands: 2
Germany: 3
Italy: 3
Sweden: 3
Norway: 5
Austria: 5
Czech Republic: 5
Switzerland: 6
Poland: 7
USA: 8
Japan: 8 (sold 17,550 copies in 2 weeks)
Canada: 9
Portugal: 9
Spain: 10
France: 16
UK: 17 (opened with sales of 7,710)
Australia: 17
New Zealand: 17
Croatia: 17
Slovenia: 21
Belgium: 22
Ireland: 36

Worldwide: 8 (opened with sales of about 84,000)
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Postby borderwolf » Thu May 09, 2013 4:03 pm

Hope Mods move this topic to the artist chart thread!
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DREAM THEATER - SCORE : AB3000

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Postby borderwolf » Thu Sep 28, 2017 5:08 am

South Korea
weekly shipments
Top International, 23 september

13
Images & Words
Dream Theater

51
Octavarium Live (20th Anniversary Worl...
Dream Theater

56
Dream Theater
Dream Theater

64
The Astonishing
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