BillboardÂ announced that Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers' new album,Â Hypnotic Eye, debuted on theirÂ Billboard 200Â chart. Â The album sold 131,000 copies in its first week of release.
Previously, Petty's highest charting albums were 2010'sÂ MojoÂ and 1979'sÂ Damn the Torpedoes. Â Damn the TorpedoesÂ actually spent seven weeks at No. 2, but could never overtake Pink Floyd'sÂ The Wall.
It was a good week for classic rock.
The No. 2 album in the country is Eric Clapton's tribute to JJ Cale. Â The Breeze: An Appreciation of JJ CaleÂ sold 61,000.