Lateralus () is the third studio album by American rock band Tool, released on May 15, 2001 by Volcano Entertainment. The album was recorded at Cello Studios in Hollywood and The Hook, Big Empty Space, and The Lodge in North Hollywood between October 2000 and January 2001. David Bottrill, who had produced the band's two previous releases Ænima and Salival, produced the album along with the band. Lateralus debuted at number one on the Billboard 200, selling over 555,200 copies in its first week of sales. It received positive reviews from critics, and was later placed at number 123 on the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's "Definitive 200" list. The album would later achieve double platinum status in the United States and Canada, as well as silver in the United Kingdom and platinum in Australia, and spawned three singles: "Schism", "Parabola", and the title track. "Schism" won the band a Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance in 2002..