Wicklow singer and songwriter Hozier has debuted at No. 1 in America with his new album, 'Wasteland, Baby!'.
The 14-track album includes current singles 'Movement' and 'Almost (Sweet Music)' as well as 'Dinner & Diatribes'.
Hozier thanked his fans and his team for supporting his 'handmade, homemade music".
"Can't quite put it into words the gratitude I feel right now," he said.
"Thank you to my incredible team at Columbia Records and Rubyworks. Thank you to Caroline Downey and Denis Desmond.
"I hope you enjoy this album; my 14 little wasteland babies."
The news comes as Hozier began his Wasteland, Baby! Tour in Buffalo, NY last night.
The first leg of his North American dates includes sold-out shows in Nashville, TN, Austin, TX, Los Angeles, CA and more before concluding in Spokane, WA on April 14.
The star's multi-platinum selling first album 'Hozier' debuted at No. 2 in the USA Billboard Charts in 2014.
'Wasteland, Baby!' is currently Ireland's best-selling album.
Hozier plays an extensive UK & European Tour later this year including Musgrave Park, Cork on June 25, Belfast on June 27, and five shows at the London Palladium.
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Can't quite put it into words the gratitude I feel right now. Thank you, so so much to the fans for this US @billboard #1. This is handmade, homemade music and your support of that is everything. Thank you to my incredible team at @columbiarecords and @rubyworks. Thank you to @caroline_downey1 and Denis Desmond. I hope you enjoy this album; my 14 little wasteland babies. 📷:@christiantierney