BLACK SABBATH Comment On #1 Chart Positions For 13 - "Thank You All World Wide For Being The Best And Most Patient Fans Ever"

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Posted on Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 14:59:42 EST

With BLACK SABBATH's comeback album, 13, having landed at #1 in several countries in it's first week out, Sabbath legends Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler check in with the following messages:

Osbourne: "There have been so many amazing highlights in our long career. Thank you to all of our fans for their support and loyalty.”

Iommi: "I thought making #1 in the UK was amazing, now we've had our first US #1 as well! Not only that, but it's made #1 in a stack of other countries, Canada, Germany and so on, again thank you so much."

Butler: "I’m absolutely stunned. Thank you all world wide for being the best, and most patient, fans ever."

13 chart entries include:

Canada - #1
Germany - #1
UK - #1
US - #1
New Zealand - #1
Australia - #4
Ireland - #5
The Netherlands - #10
Belgium (Wallonia) - #43
Belgium (Flanders) - #58

13 tracklisting:

'End Of The Beginning'
'God Is Dead?'
'Age Of Reason'
'Live Forever'
'Damaged Soul'
'Dear Father'

Deluxe edition bonus tracks:
'Peace Of Mind'