NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 10/10/13 -- Multi-platinum rock band Nickelback announced today that they will be releasing THE BEST OF NICKELBACK VOLUME 1 on November 19, via Roadrunner Records, a Warner Music Group label. Encapsulating an astonishing career to date, THE BEST OF NICKELBACK VOLUME 1 features 19 tracks, over 73 minutes of music, including the smash hits "Photograph," "How You Remind Me," "Rockstar," "Burn It To the Ground," "Far Away" and many more.
Nickelback is one the biggest rock bands in the world with a proven track record that certainly speaks to the group's stature. The group has sold over 50 million albums worldwide and, since the 2001 breakthrough of "How You Remind Me," has sent more than 18 singles rocketing onto the various Billboard charts, expanding its solid foothold in rock markets to the Top 40 world.
The band's now-classic All The Right Reasons ensured Nickelback an indelible place in rock history, spending a staggering 112 consecutive weeks in the Top 30 of the Billboard Top 200, certified 8-times platinum in the U.S. and having sold more than 15 million copies worldwide, topping charts in four countries. All The Right Reasons spun off seven multi-format singles and made Nickelback the first band in Nielsen BDS history to send five singles onto the CHR charts. All five of the album's videos hit No. 1 on VH1's playlist, while Nickelback has sold more than 11 million single digital downloads and more than 5 million ringtones of the album's songs. All The Right Reasons won the American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock Album and helped the quartet to three Billboard Music Awards in 2006 and a pair of Juno Awards in Canada. And on the road, Nickelback sold more than 1.65 million concert tickets over the course of the album cycle.
The band has been nominated for five Grammys, three American Music Awards, 12 Juno awards and were named "Group of the Decade" by Billboard magazine in 2009.
THE BEST OF NICKELBACK VOLUME 1 follows the band's most recent studio album, Here and Now, which has sold over 2 million copies worldwide and debuted at #2 on the Billboard Top 200.
THE BEST OF NICKELBACK VOLUME 1:
1. Photograph 2. How You Remind Me 3. Burn It To The Ground 4. Rockstar 5. Savin' Me 6. Figured You Out 7. Too Bad 8. If Today Was Your Last Day 9. Far Away 10. Feelin' Way Too Damn Good 11. Someday 12. Never Again 13. Lullaby 14. If Everyone Cared 15. Gotta Be Somebody 16. When We Stand Together 17. Animals 18. This Afternoon 19. Something In Your Mouth
About Roadrunner Records: Originally founded in 1980 in the Netherlands, Roadrunner Records earned its place as one of the most prominent international independent record labels. Established primarily as a hard rock label, Roadrunner, a member of the Warner Music Group family of labels, now boasts depth and variety in its artists. The label has experienced unprecedented success with multi-platinum artists Nickelback and Slipknot, platinum Theory of a Deadman, gold-certified Stone Sour and Killswitch Engage, as well as modern heavy hitters Dream Theater, Trivium, critically acclaimed Gojira and the legendary Rush. Roadrunner's current roster includes exciting alternative/pop up and comers Young the Giant and other diverse rock acts such as Airbourne, The Amity Affliction and Black Stone Cherry. Roadrunner catalog includes now-classic albums from seminal artists such as Type O Negative, Sepultura and King Diamond. For more information about Roadrunner, visit: www.roadrunnerrecords.com.
Source: Roadrunner Records
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