Metallica Named California's Best-Selling Band Ever

artist: metallica date: 02/24/2014 category: general music news
I like this
388
voted: 46
Metallica Named California's Best-Selling Band Ever
An interesting map of top-selling music acts by US states has recently surfaced, unveiling metal icons Metallica as California's top-selling artist of all time.

Made by a Reddit user and pointed at by Metal Insider, the map compiles data from RIAA's Top 250 list of best-selling artists in the US. Apart from Metallica, it contained a few obvious, as well as less expectable names.

So for example, Bruce Springsteen triumphed in New Jersey, the Prince ruled Minnesota, but it was Kenny G who took the crown in Washington, the home of Seattle grunge scene.

The rest of the map also includes such names as George Thorogood, Dave Matthews Band, Kenny Rogers, Johnny Cash and more. Make sure to check it out below.

More metallica news:
+ Metallica's 'Black Album' Turns 23, Here's Isolated 'Enter Sandman' Vocal Track General Music News 08/13/2014
+ Early Metallica Producer: 'Lars Nailed the Machine Gun Part of 'One' in One Take' General Music News 08/11/2014
+ Metallica: 'We Never Wanted to Get Stuck Like Exodus and Slayer, Limiting Yourself to Please Audience Is Bulls--t' General Music News 08/04/2014
+ New Documentary Remembers Metallica's First Headlining Show General Music News 07/30/2014
+ Metallica's Lars Ulrich Tips AC/DC for Next Year's Glastonbury General Music News 07/30/2014
+ Dave Mustaine on Performing With Metallica in 2011: 'It Must've Been Awkward for Kirk to Hear Those Songs Played Like They Were Supposed To' WTF? 07/29/2014
+ view all
Comments
Your captcha is incorrect