‘Captain Marvel’ Songs by Hole, Nirvana, No Doubt & More Post 464% Sales Gain

The blockbuster film Captain Marvel spurred huge positive aspects for the traditional hit songs which might be featured the movie, in keeping with preliminary studies to Nielsen Music.

Combined, the 13 pop, rock and rap tunes featured in the movie collected a 464 % achieve in gross sales within the U.S. within the 4 days ending March 10 (the film, starring Brie Larson within the title position, started preview screenings on the night March 7).

The songs – which embody Hole’s “Celebrity Skin” and Elastica’s “Connection” – offered 9,000 downloads mixed (in comparison with 2,000 offered within the 4 days ending March 6). Also in our totals: The Marvelettes’ “Please Mr. Postman,” as Samuel L. Jackson’s character Nick Fury sings a bit the monitor within the film.

Some the most important gainers embody “Celebrity Skin,” which was the largest-selling tune from the film within the monitoring span, and it jumped 2,222% in gross sales to almost 2,000 downloads offered (up from a negligible gross sales sum within the 4 days ending March 6). Three different songs featured within the film additionally offered a bit greater than 1,000 downloads within the 4 days ending March 10: Nirvana’s “Come As You Are” (up 371 %), No Doubt’s “Just a Girl” (up 720 %) and Garbage’s “Only Happy When It Rains” (up 1,351 %).

In phrases on-demand streams (audio and video mixed), the 13 tunes additionally had a notable soar. Collectively, they tallied a 43 % achieve – rising to four.09 million streams on March 7-10 as in comparison with 2.85 million on March Three-6.