News

Jimi Hendrix Set For Highest-Charting Album in 44 Years

Jimi Hendrix Set For Highest-Charting Album in 44 Years -

Seattle guitar legend Jimi Hendrix upcoming archival album is expected to debut at No.2 on next week's Billboard 200 chart. 

According to industry sources the posthumous album, entitled 'People, Hell and Angels,' could sell 70,000 copies by the end of tracking week on 10th March.

The new Billboard 200 chart's top 10 will be revealed tomorrow morning (13th March).

If the 12-track album lands at No. 2, it will mark Jimi's highest-charting album since 1968, when 'Electric Ladyland' spent two weeks at No. 1.

Each of the previously unreleased  tracks on 'People, Hell & Angels' were recorded between 1968 and 1970 and were initially intended for 'First Rays Of The New Rising Sun,' the follow up to 'Electric Ladyland' that Hendrix was working on when he died in 1970.

 

Jimi Hendrix - 'People, Hell & Angels'

Jimi Hendrix .People Hell And Angels

Comments

Related News

Early Jimi Hendrix Recordings Finally Set to be Released

Early Jimi Hendrix Recordings Finally Set to be Released

A possible 88 early Jimi Hendrix recordings are set to be remastered and released following a long winded legal dispute...

Read Article
Jimi Hendrix’s “Little Wing” Voted Greatest Strat Song

Jimi Hendrix’s “Little Wing” Voted Greatest Strat Song

Jimi Hendrix recently won one more accolade to add to his already unprecedented musical career – the title of writing...

Read Article
Music Hall of Fame Announce Innovative New Hologram Feature

Music Hall of Fame Announce Innovative New Hologram Feature

Music Hall of Fame Announce Innovative New Hologram Feature  - The Music Hall of Fame, located in Camden, North London, has...

Read Article
Jimi Hendrix Final Interview to be Broadcast

Jimi Hendrix Final Interview to be Broadcast

Jimi Hendrix Final Interview to be Broadcast - The last ever-recorded Jimi Hendrix interview will be broadcast today in full...

Read Article
Jimi Hendrix Experience Purple Box Set Reissue Details

Jimi Hendrix Experience Purple Box Set Reissue Details

Jimi Hendrix Experience Purple Box Set Reissue Details - The newly-expanded edition of The Jimi Hendrix Experience Purple box-set will...

Read Article
‘All Is By My Side’ Set to Debut at Toronto International Film Festival

‘All Is By My Side’ Set to Debut at Toronto International Film Festival

'All Is By My Side' Set to Debut at Toronto International Film Festival - The Jimi Hendrix film 'All Is...

Read Article
'The Jimi Hendrix Experience: Live In Cologne' to be Released

'The Jimi Hendrix Experience: Live In Cologne' to be Released

'The Jimi Hendrix Experience: Live In Cologne' to be Released - A new Jimi Hendrix live recording is to...

Read Article
Jimi Hendrix Pop-Up Store to Open in London's Soho

Jimi Hendrix Pop-Up Store to Open in London's Soho

Jimi Hendrix Pop-Up Store to Open in London's Soho - A Jimi Hendrix pop-up store is set to...

Read Article
Jimi Hendrix Strat Sells at Auction for £237,000

Jimi Hendrix Strat Sells at Auction for £237,000

Jimi Hendrix Fender Strat Sells at Auction for £237,000 - Jimi Hendrix cherished Fender Stratocaster has sold for...

Read Article
Jimi Hendrix Woodstock Performance to Receive Cinematic Release

Jimi Hendrix Woodstock Performance to Receive Cinematic Release

Jimi Hendrix Woodstock Performance to Receive Cinematic Release - Jimi Hendrix historic set from the 1969 Woodstock festival...

Read Article
Jimi Hendrix Exhibit Planned for the Rock Icons 70th Birthday Celebration

Jimi Hendrix Exhibit Planned for the Rock Icons 70th Birthday Celebration

Jimi Hendrix Exhibit Planned for the Rock Icons 70th Birthday Celebration - A new exhibition set to open...

Read Article
Gary Moore Live: Jimi Hendrix Tribute Package Coming Soon

Gary Moore Live: Jimi Hendrix Tribute Package Coming Soon

Eagle Rock Entertainment is proud to announce the September 25 release of the Gary Moore CD, DVD and...

Read Article
Guitarists Break World Record With Hendrix Tribute

Guitarists Break World Record With Hendrix Tribute

The annual Thanks Jimi Festival in Poland has set a world record for the largest guitar ensemble. Some 7273...

Read Article
Jim Marshall Talks To The Guardian's Alfred Hickling In His Final Interview

Jim Marshall Talks To The Guardian's Alfred Hickling In His Final Interview

  Last Thursday, the world of rock n' roll mourned the passing of one histories true musical innovators. Like...

Read Article