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Iron Maiden Tops The Chart In The United Kingdom And Finland

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British heavy metal veterans Iron Maiden has entered the albums chart in the United Kingdom at number one withe their new studio album, "The Final Frontier," making it their first album to reach the top spot in their native country since 1992's "Fear Of The Dark." The album has also reached the number one spot in Finland, making it the second country in Scandinavia for the album to reach such a position, after it was announced yesterday that the album had topped the Swedish album charts, going Gold in the process. "The Final Frontier" has also done well in other European countries, reaching the number three spot in the Republic Of Ireland, and the number six placement in Belgium, as well reaching the number two spot in Australia.

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1. Comment writes:

well deserved.

# Aug 22, 2010 @ 5:12 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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2. hellrat writes:

UP THE FVCKING IRONS!

even if i think the new record might be relative shab....i'm glad the greater public has begun to grasp the fact that MAIDEN RULES

Ed the 'ead is not dead!....even if he doesn't look himself lately

# Aug 22, 2010 @ 7:19 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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3. THRASH TILL DEATH writes:

MAIDEN!!!

# Aug 22, 2010 @ 10:11 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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4. Dying_Isis writes:

I quite like the new album. It may actually be better than Fear Of The Dark so the chart psoitions are justified IMO.

Up The Irons!

# Aug 23, 2010 @ 4:11 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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5. Jackrum writes:

woundlt have believed it. Maiden #1 in the UK.. eat that simon cowell you pr**k

# Aug 23, 2010 @ 8:16 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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6. metalrox555 writes:

Just another thing on the long list that makes me proud to be a metalhead.

# Aug 23, 2010 @ 3:39 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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7. 4real writes:

good news! good rock and metal is coming back on top! screw simon cowell and all those "fake talent shows" brats!!!

# Aug 25, 2010 @ 2:51 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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8. spiral_architect writes:

maiden's comeback! up the irons!

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