This Day In Album History 06/07/1994 – Stone Temple Pilots “Purple”

Posted: June 7, 2015 in Album Covers, Albums, Music History, This Day In Album History
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Purple is the second studio album by American rock band Stone Temple Pilots, released June 7, 1994 on Atlantic Records. The album, building off the foundations laid by the band’s debut album Core, was a huge success for the band, debuting at #1 on the Billboard 200 chart and remaining there for three weeks, eventually selling over six million copies. It spawned a number of successful singles — “Vasoline” and “Interstate Love Song” both topped the Mainstream Rock Tracks chart and hit number 2 on the Modern Rock Tracks chart, while “Big Empty” also cracked the top ten on both charts. Lesser known album cuts “Pretty Penny” and “Unglued” were also released as promotional radio singles. Read more at Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Purple_%28album%29

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