Ghost is destined to be the next big arena rock band. The band is set to headline Wacken Open Air 2018 alongside Judas Priest and has two dates booked later this year for The Forum and Barclays Center. Ghost is also billed highly or headlining Download Paris, Graspop, Resurrection Fest, and Dynamo Metal Festival.
Much like their notoriety, Ghost‘s album sales have also steadily risen. Ghost‘s 2013 album Infestissumam went Gold in Sweden and sold 14,000 copies in its first week in the United States. The album would chart in Sweden, Belgium, Finland, Germany, Norway, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Two years later, Ghost sold 29,000 copies of Meliora in its first week in the United States. Meliora went Platinum in Sweden, charted higher across the board than its predecessor, and also charted in Canada and The Netherlands.