SLIPKNOT singer Corey Taylor has smashed the phone out of the hands of the texting fan during the band’s show. A video clip can be seen below.
Taylor later tweeted: “If you’re gonna text, stay home.”
— Slipknot (@slipknot) July 10, 2016
If you're gonna text, stay home. https://t.co/w8BLHWci5n
— SHRED DJENT REDEMPTION (@CoreyTaylorRock) July 10, 2016
SLIPKNOT‘s latest album, .5: The Gray Chapter, was certified gold in Austria for selling 7,500 copies.
.5: The Gray Chapter landed in the No. 1 spot in Australia on the ARIA Albums Chart with 14,188 first week sales. It was SLIPKNOT‘s second album to debut at number one on the US Billboard 200 albums chart by selling 132,000 copies in its first week. The album also debuted at No. 1 in Japan, Canada, Russia and Switzerland. It had Top 5 debuts in the United Kingdom, Germany, Ireland, Austria, New Zealand, Mexico, Denmark and Finland. By January 2016, .5: The Gray Chapter had sold over 380,000 copies in the United States.