Linkin Park - Hybrid Theory
Released in October 2000, Linkin Park's groundbreaking debut albumåäÌÝÌÏHybrid TheoryåäÌÝÌÏis a melting pot of heavy alternative rock, hip-hop and electronic flourishes that inspired a new genre of music and a generation of dedicated fans, who continue to be loyal followers of the band. Additionally, the band's sound influenced many young bands who related to the intense and emotional musical style. åäÌÝÌÏHybrid TheoryåäÌÝÌÏwas the best-selling album of 2001 in the US and has since exceeded 11 million album sales in the US, qualifying for the rare Billboard "Diamond" award. Hybrid Theory'såäÌÝÌÏsuccess was supported by intensive touring, and three successful singles: "One Step Closer," "Crawling," and "In The End. " The band won their first Grammy Award for "Crawling" as Best Rock Performance. To celebrate 20 years since the original release,åäÌÝÌÏHybrid TheoryåäÌÝÌÏ:åäÌÝÌÏ20åäÌÝÌÏth åäÌÝÌÏAnniversary Editions åäÌÝÌÏwill be released. The deluxe vinyl box set includes 3 albums pressed on 4 140-gram LPs, Hybrid Theory - (1 LP), Reanimation - (2LP), and B-Sides Rarities - 12 track compilation of rare B-sides (1 LP).