Sound of Madness
|"Sound of Madness"|
|Single by Shinedown|
|from the album The Sound of Madness|
|Shinedown singles chronology|
"Sound of Madness" is a single by American rock band Shinedown from their 2008 album The Sound of Madness and is also the album's title track, despite the exclusion of the word "the" in the song's title. The song was chosen to be the title track after some road testing on a short run of dates. It was released on February 23, 2009 in Europe. As of June 20, 2009, the song has peaked at No. 1 on the Mainstream Rock Tracks chart, making it their third straight single to reach the top spot on the chart. This makes Shinedown the only band to have their first 10 singles all reach the top five on the Mainstream Rock chart. It also reached No. 5 on the Modern Rock Tracks chart, making it the band's fourth top ten hit and third top five hit.
|1.||"Sound of Madness" (album version)||3:53|
|2.||"Call Me" (Warner Germany acoustic session)||6:15|
|3.||"Sound of Madness" (Warner Germany acoustic session)||4:13|
|Canada Rock (Billboard)||13|
|US Billboard Hot 100||85|
|US Hot Rock & Alternative Songs (Billboard)||2|
|United States (RIAA)||Platinum||1,000,000|
sales+streaming figures based on certification alone
- Sound of Madness Songfacts
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- "American single certifications – Shinedown – Sound of Madness". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved 30 July 2020. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH.