Rock Report 5 Jan 18

Metallica was the top-selling rock act of 2017, according to Nielsen Music's 2017 Year-End Music Report, Metallica's overall Number One status was based on physical album sales, downloads and streaming totals.

Breaking Benjamin has released its new single “Red Cold River," the first track to arrive from the band's sixth studio album, Ember. Digital downloads of the single are available now. 

Guns N' Roses' "Not In This Lifetime" reunion tour is now the fourth highest grossing trek of all time, according to Billboard Boxscore. The tour, which launched in April 2016, topped the $475 million mark in gross sales U2 tops up the all-time list with $736 million from its "360°" 2009 to 2011 stadium tour.