On this day in Rock history, Papa Roach releases their album ‘Infest’, which becomes a nu-metal milestone in the year 2000. The album continues to be celebrated eighteen years later due to chart-topping hits such as, “Last Resort” and “Broken Home.”
On its initial release in 2000, ‘Infest’ debuted at number thirty on the Billboard 200 Album chart. “Last Resort” became a massive success and gained popularity. The track bumped the ‘Infest’ album up in the charts, peaking at the number five spot. ‘Infest’ would quickly go on to become certified triple platinum on July 18, 2001, making this their best selling album to date.