Beyonce Led Global Album and Digital Sales In 2016!
Posted by: DJ Kaoss
All hail the Queen, pregnant Beyonce has been given another reason to smile, her album Lemonade was the world’s biggest seller in 2016. The acclaimed release picked up 2.5 million sales globally, 100,000 more than second placed Adele’s 25, according to newly released figures from the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI).
Last year’s top 10 global albums, according to IFPI are:
Beyonce, Lemonade (2.5 million)
Adele, 25 (2.4 million)
Drake, Views (2.3 million)
Metallica, Hardwired… to Self-Destruct (2.1 million)
David Bowie, Blackstar (1.9 million)
The Rolling Stones, Blue & Lonesome (1.8 million)
Bruno Mars, 24k Magic (1.7 million)
Twenty One Pilots, Blurryface (1.5 million)
Coldplay, A Head Full of Dreams (1.4 million)
Pentatonix, A Pentatonix Christmas (1.4 million)
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