Thursday, 30 December 2010

2010’s Best-Selling Album: Lady GaGa’s ‘The Fame Monster’
The top 10 best-selling albums of 2010 have been announced. Not surprisingly, Lady GaGa nabbed the #1 spot with her ‘The Fame Monster’ release which managed to sell over 5.8 million copies worldwide during the last 12 months.

’Monster’ serves as the followup to GaGa’s debut album, ‘The Fame’, which has has sold an astounding 12 million units since August 2008.

Other artists who managed to score top honors in 2010 include Eminem, Justin Bieber, Sade and the Black Eyed Peas. Rihanna’s ‘Rated R’ failed to make the top 10 despite having one of the largest promotional campaigns of the last year. Check out the full lineup below:


1. Lady GaGa – ‘The Fame Monster’ – 5.8 million

2. Eminem – ‘Recovery’ – 5.7 million
3. Justin Bieber – ‘My Worlds’ – 5.6 million
4. Lady Antebellum – ‘Need You Now’ – 3.6 million
5. Taylor Swift – ‘Speak Now’ – 3.5 million
6. Susan Boyle – ‘The Gift’ – 3.0 million
7. Black Eyed Peas – ‘The E.N.D.’ – 3.0 million
8. Michael Bublé – ‘Crazy Love’ – 3.0 million
9. Sadé – ‘Soldier Of Love’ – 2.3 million
10. Alicia Keys – ‘The Element Of Freedom’ – 2.3 million

The full top 40 list can be seen here.

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