Van Halen Occupies 20 of the Top 25 Spots on Billboard Chart


Sales of Van Halen songs continue to skyrocket in the wake of Eddie Van Halen’s death, rising an incredible 6,000 percent. Van Halen songs occupy 20 of the top 25 spots on this week’s Billboard Hard Rock Digital Song Sales chartwith “Jump,” “Panama,” “Eruption,” “Runnin’ with the Devil,” “You Really Got Me,” “Why Can’t this be Love” and “Dance the Night Away” taking the first seven positions. The Billboard Hot Hard Rock Songs chart tells a similar tale, with Van Halen tracks taking six of the top seven positions. Eddie Van Halen died October 6th after a lengthy battle with throat cancer.

 

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