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Worldwide top 10 album sales this year


2015 Album Sales TOP10

1) 3,387,000 sales, Taylor Swift - 1989 (Total of 8,006,000)
2) 3,107,000
 sales, Ed Sheeran - X (Total of 6,594,000)
3) 2,698,000
 sales, Sam Smith - In The Lonely Hour (Total of  5,587,000)
4) 1,859,000
 sales, Soundtrack - Fifty Shades Of Grey
5) 1,462,000
 sales, Meghan Trainor - Title
6) 1,300,000
 sales, Drake - If You're Reading This It's Too Late
7) 1,217,000
 sales, Hozier - Hozier (Total of 1,671,000)
8) 1,141,000
 sales, AC/DC - Rock Or Bust (Total of 2,680,000)
9) 1,123,000
 sales, Soundtrack - Frozen (Total of 8,430,000)
10) 1,069,000
 sales, Mumford & Sons - Wilder Mind




Male Artists' Album Sales TOP10

1) 3,107,000
 sales, Ed Sheeran - X (Total of 6,594,000)
2) 2,698,000
 sales, Sam Smith - In The Lonely Hour (Total of 5,587,000)
3) 1,300,000
 sales, Drake - If You're Reading This It's Too Late
4) 1,217,000
 sales, Hozier - Hozier (Total of 1,671,000)
5) 1,021,000
 sales, Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp A Butterfly
6) 800,000
 sales, George Ezra - Wanted On Voyage (Total of 1,620,000)
7) 683,000
 sales, Josh Groban - Stages
8) 682,000
 sales, David Guetta - Listen (Total of 1,151,000)
9) 657,000
 sales, James Bay - Chaos And The Calm
10) 615,000
 sales, J.Cole - 2014 Forest Hills Drive (1,138,000)



Female Artists' Album Sales TOP10

1) 3,387,000 sales, Taylor Swift - 1989 (Total of  8,006,000)
2) 1,462,000
 sales, Meghan Trainor - Title
3) 794,000
 sales, Sia - 1000 Forms Of Fear (Total of  1,299,000)
4) 789,000
 sales, Madonna - Rebel Heart
5) 655,000
 sales, Nicki Minaj - The Pinkprint (Total of 900,000)
6) 570,000
 sales, Ariana Grande - My Everything (Total of 1,632,000)
7) 508,000
 sales, Diana Krall - Wallflower
8) 469,000
 sales, Helene Fischer - Farbenspiel (Total of 2,211,000)
9) 424,000
 sales, Louane - Chambre 12
10) 250,000
 sales, Barbra Streisand - Partners (Total of 1,662,000)



Groups' Album Sales TOP10

1) 1,141,000 sales, AC/DC - Rock Or Bust (Total of 2,663,000)
2) 1,069,000
 sales, Mumford & Sons - Wilder Mind
3) 1,020,000
 sales, Maroon 5 - V (Total of 2,091,000)
4) 909,000
 sales, Imagine Dragons - Smoke+Mirrors
5) 905,000
 sales, EXO - Exodus
6) 869,000
 sales, One Direction - Four (Total of 2,805,000)
7) 850,000
 sales, Fall Out Boy - American Beauty / American Psycho
8) 847,000
 sales, Sandaime J Soul Brothers - Planet Seven
9) 813,000
 sales, Muse - Drones
10) 796,000
 sales, AKB 48 - Koko Ga Rhodes Da, Koko De Tobe!



OST & Other Album Sales TOP10

1) 1,859,000 sales, Soundtrack - Fifty Shades Of Grey
2) 1,123,000
 sales, Soundtrack - Frozen (Total of 8,430,000)
3) 988,000
 sales, Soundtrack - Guardians Of The Galaxy: Awesome Mix Vol.1 (Total of 2,252,000)
4) 846,000
 sales, Soundtrack - Furious 7
5) 555,000
 sales, NOW 53
6) 538,000
 sales, Soundtrack - Empire: Season 1
7) 367,000
 sales, Soundtrack - Pitch Perfect 2
8) 302,000
 sales, 2015 Grammy Nominees
9) 251,000
 sales, NOW 54
10) 240,000
 sales, Soundtrack - Sing Meinen Song: Das Tauschkonzert, Vol.2

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