INXS has its highest debut ever with Pretty Vegas; Rock Star DVD will be released

After almost 13 years without a hit, INXS is back on the charts. INXS’ new single “Pretty Vegas” debuted at number 37 on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart. That “gives the Australian-based rock act the highest debut of its career,” according to Billboard.

“Pretty Vegas,” which is also ranking in the top 10 on iTunes, is the first single with Rock Star: INXS winner JD Fortune fronting the band.

Meanwhile, the official series web site says that there will soon be a DVD of the series. It will include the “[performances, commentary, behind-the-scenes and more.” TVShowsOnDVD.com reports that the release date is December 6.

Kanye’s ‘Gold’ Streak Continues On Billboard Charts [Billboard]
Rock Star: INXS – DVD Date [TVShowsOnDVD.com]

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