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Postby rundmck » Sat Jun 02, 2018 9:44 pm

brian05 wrote:That figure should have been rounded up to 5.09m.

How long before it surpasses The Beatles Sgt. Pepper?
A long way to go (according to the OCC's tally).

Sgt Pepper had sold 5,266,554 at the start of July 2017. It spent a further 12 weeks in the top 100 last year (selling ~30k), and about 20 more weeks between 100-200 (selling ~25k). It has probably sold perhaps 15k this year, and therefore if all the totals are added, it should pass 5.35m by the end of 2018.

21 is selling more than Sgt Pepper, but not much more, and it has to make up a ¼ million on it, so unfortunately as of now it is many many years away from surpassing it.
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Postby bonjovi81 » Sun Jun 03, 2018 8:57 am

Worldwide iTunes Albums Chart | Since March 2011

(Title - Days in top 100 - Peak)

Adele - 21
2651 days 1 ° (x466)

Adele - 25
954 days 1° (x205)

Adele - 19
708 days

Adele- iTunes Festival: London 2011 - EP
64 days 2°(x3)
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Postby winston68 » Sun Jun 03, 2018 9:19 am

The problem is the official sales of Pepper in UK are fake, as it's been demonstrated many times... Its real sales are probably around 3.5 millions by now, even if the OCC will never admit its mistake (and I am a Beatles fan, not a Beatles stan...).
So 21 has outsold Pepper a long, long time ago and is already the biggest studio album in history in UK !
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Postby rundmck » Sun Jun 03, 2018 10:13 pm

^^^
Yeah I mentioned this a few years ago on the Adele 21 thread. The thing is unfortunately, the media, TV, record books, internet etc etc will only ever report the OCC's inflated figure. There are just a few people in the UK (and the world) who know or remotely care that the figure is inflated, so sadly to all intents and purposes, the OCC figure is the only relevant one to go by.
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Postby winston68 » Mon Jun 04, 2018 8:41 am

You're right, alas...
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Postby bonjovi81 » Tue Jun 05, 2018 11:31 am

UK
(01/06/2018 - 07/06/2018)
Official Albums Chart: (200)
73° 25 (123 weeks), last week: 68°, peak: 1°x13
134° 21 (384 weeks), last week: 141°, peak: 1°x 23

Official Albums Streaming Chart Top 100:
50° 25 (93 weeks), last week: 48°

Official Year-To-Date Albums Chart: (100):
62° 25 (22 weeks), last week: 61°

UK RADIO AIRPLAY TOP 200:
114° ROLLING IN THE DEEP (297 weeks), last week: 83°
197° SET FIRE TO THE RAIN (167 weeks), last week: 185°

Official Independent Singles Chart Top 50:
35° SOMEONE LIKE YOU (380 weeks) - re
36° WHEN WE WERE YOUNG (130 weeks) - re
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Postby thebigham » Thu Jun 07, 2018 2:55 am

These are Adele's best selling albums and singles for the 6/9 Billboard charts.

Albums

21 866
25 804
19 309
Itunes Festival 12
Itunes Live 5

Singles

Hello 1,011
Rolling in the Deep 901
Someone Like You 806
Set Fire to the Rain 689
Make You Feel My Love 634
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Postby bonjovi81 » Wed Jun 13, 2018 4:56 pm

UK
(08/06/2018 - 14/06/2018)
Official Albums Chart: (200)
71° 25 (124 weeks), last week: 73°, peak: 1°x13
134° 21 (385 weeks), last week: 134°, peak: 1°x 23

Official Download Albums Chart: (200)
197° 21 (274 weeks) - re

Official Albums Streaming Chart Top 100:
56° 25 (94 weeks), last week: 50°, peak:

Official Independent Albums Chart Top 50:
46° 25 (119 weeks) - re, peak:

Official Year-To-Date Albums Chart: (100):
60° 25 (23 weeks), last week: 62°

UK RADIO AIRPLAY TOP 200:
92° ROLLING IN THE DEEP (298 weeks), last week: 114°

Official Independent Singles Chart Top 50:
37° SOMEONE LIKE YOU (381 weeks), last week: 35°, peak:
39° WHEN WE WERE YOUNG (131 weeks), last week: 36°, peak:
50° MAKE YOU FEEL MY LOVE (470 weeks) - re, 370 wks on occ, peak:
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Postby thebigham » Fri Jul 20, 2018 6:11 pm

@chartdata for the 7/14 Billboard charts:

https://twitter.com/chartdata/with_replies

US digital sales: Rolling in the Deep, @Adele 8,785,056 (total). 8xP

This is likely Diamond or 11xP.
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Postby thebigham » Sat Jul 21, 2018 3:00 am

@chartdata for the 7/21 Billboard charts:

https://twitter.com/chartdata/with_replies

US pure album sales: @Adele, '25' 9,456,267 (total). 11xP
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