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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 20:25

    Key
    year of release
    year of last certification
    title
    riaa shipment
    soundscan total - courtesy of Hanboo
    weeks on catalogue chart since 1982

    Elton John - USA Shipments

    Original Studio Albums
    1969 none Empty Sky - 42,000
    1970 1971 Elton John - 500,000 - 123,000
    1971 1998 Tumbleweed Connection - 1,000,000 - 51,000
    1971 1998 Madman Across the Water - 2,000,000 - 171,000
    1972 1995 Honky Chateau - 1,000,000 - 219,000
    1973 1995 Don't Shoot Me - 3,000,000 - 209,000
    1973 2014 Goodbye Yellowbrick Road - 8,000,000 - 1,600,000 - 16 weeks
    1974 1993 Caribou - 2,000,000 - 82,000
    1975 1993 Captain Fantastic - 3,000,000 - 312,000
    1975 1993 Rock of the Westies - 1,000,000 - 41,000
    1976 1976 Blue Moves - 1,000,000 - 30,000
    1978 1978 A Single Man - 1,000,000 - 18,000
    1980 1980 21 at 33 - 500,000 - 11,000
    1981 none The Fox - 27,000
    1982 1982 Jump Up - 500,000 - 27,000
    1983 1995 Too Low For Zero - 1,000,000 - 20,000
    1984 1998 Breaking Hearts - 1,000,000 - 23,000
    1985 1986 Ice On Fire - 500,000 - 27,000
    1986 none Leather Jackets - 8,000
    1988 1988 Reg Strikes Back - 500,000 - 49,000
    1989 1990 Sleeping with the Past - 1,000,000 - 325,000
    1992 1993 The One - 2,000,000 - 1,879,000
    1995 1995 Made in England - 1,000,000 - 1,035,000
    1997 1998 The Big Picture - 1,000,000 - 776,000
    2001 2001 Songs From the West Coast - 500,000 - 594,000 aug 2007
    2004 2004 Peachtree Road - 500,000 - 335,000 aug 2007
    2006 none The Captain and The Kid - 148,000 aug 2007
    2013 none The Diving Board
    2016 none Wonderful Crazy Night

    Other Projects
    1971 1971 Friends - 500,000
    1979 none The Thom Bell Sessions - 6,000
    1979 none Victim Of Love - 32,000
    1993 1994 Duets - 1,000,000 - 823,000
    1999 1999 Aida - 500,000 n/a
    2000 none The Road to Eldorado - 197,000
    2010 none Union (with Leon Russell) - 303,000

    Live Albums
    1971 none '17-11-70 - 54,000
    1976 1998 Here and There - 1,000,000 - 41,000
    1987 1995 Live in Australia - 1,000,000 - 500,000
    2000 2001 One Night Only - 500,000 - 730,000

    Major Compilations
    1974 2016 Greatest Hits - 17,000,000 - 4,623,000 may 2006 - 681 weeks - 101 weeks at Number One
    1977 1998 Greatest Hits Vol 2 - 5,000,000 - 1,512,000 - 282 weeks
    1987 1995 Greatest Hits Vol 3 1979-1987 - 2,000,000 - 280,000 - 6 weeks
    1992 1998 Greatest Hits 1976-1986 - 2,000,000 - 1,794,000 - 71 weeks
    1995 2000 Love Songs - 3,000,000 - 2,244,000 - 26 weeks
    2002 2016 Greatest Hits 1970-2002 - 3,000,000 - 2,266,000 jan 2008 - 35 weeks
    2007 2016 Rocket Man-Number Ones - 2,000,000 - 762,000 feb 2011

    Other Compilations
    1990 2016 To Be Continued - 500,000 - 142,000
    1992 none Rare Masters - 111,000
    1986 1995 Your Songs - 500,000 106,000
    1999 none Live at the Ritz Limited Release - 38,000
    Imported Album The Very Best Of - 162,000

    Also:-
    2004 remixed EP - 11,000
    Xmas Party - 120,000 - Elton on 2 of the 21 tracks (thanks Han)

    Total Shipments - 74,000,000 oct 2016

    Soundscan total since 1991 - 25,838,000 dec 2007


    A few titles could do with an riaa update - particularly the 1970 Elton John album last certified in 1971!!

    Not included is The Lion King Soundtrack which shipped 10 million and has a soundscan figure of 7,676,000

    Also, very interesting soundscan figure for that single Candle in the Wind 1997

    8,837,000}
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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 20:50

    Key
    year of release
    year of last certification
    title
    BPI shipment
    BPI autoshipment from 1994

    Elton John - UK Shipments

    Original Studio Albums
    1969 none Empty Sky
    1970 none Elton John
    1971 none Tumbleweed Connection
    1971 none Madman Across the Water
    1972 none Honky Chateau
    1973 none Don't Shoot Me
    1973 1975 Goodbye Yellowbrick Road - 300,000
    1974 1974 Caribou - 100,000
    1975 1975 Captain Fantastic - 100,000 60,000
    1975 1975 Rock of the Westies - 100,000
    1976 1976 Blue Moves - 100,000
    1978 1978 A Single Man - 100,000
    1980 none '21 at 33
    1981 1985 The Fox - 60,000
    1982 1982 Jump Up - 60,000
    1983 1983 Too Low For Zero - 300,000
    1984 1984 Breaking Hearts - 100,000
    1985 1986 Ice On Fire - 300,000
    1986 1986 Leather Jackets - 100,000
    1988 1988 Reg Strikes Back - 60,000
    1989 1990 Sleeping with the Past - 900,000
    1992 1992 The One - 100,000
    1995 1995 Made in England - 100,000
    1997 1997 The Big Picture - 300,000
    2001 2002 Songs From the West Coast - 600,000
    2004 2004 Peachtree Road - 100,000
    2005 2013 The Captain and the Kid - 60,000
    2013 2014 The Diving Board - 60,000

    Other Projects
    1971 none Friends
    1979 none Victim Of Love
    1980 none Lady Samantha
    1993 1993 Duets - 300,000
    1999 none Aida
    2000 none The Road to Eldorado
    2010 2010 Union (with Leon Russell) - 60,000

    Live Albums
    1971 none '17-11-70
    1976 1976 Here and There - 60,000
    1987 none Live in Australia
    2000 2000 One Night Only - 300,000

    Major Compilations
    1974 1975 Greatest Hits - 300,000
    1977 1977 Greatest Hits Vol 2 - 100,000
    1990 1995 The Very Best Of - 2,700,000
    1995 1997 Love Songs - 900,000
    2002 2014 Greatest Hits 1970-2002 - 1,500,000
    2007 2010 Rocket Man - 300,000

    Other Compilations
    1980 1980 The Very Best Of (K-Tel) - 100,000
    1982 none Love Songs (TV Records)
    1990 none To Be Continued
    1992 none Rare Masters

    Total Shipments - 9,940,000

    However we know from end of year sales that he sold over 10 million from 1984-2004 alone.

    The usual problems with the BPI. Nothing certified pre-1973. Many 70's and 80's releases not updated. Best example is Greatest Hits last certified in 1975. More recent releases do seem more up to date.

    Hope to add some actual sales info from 1984 onwards to this post soon.

    I couldn't find a certification for The Lion King which is strange.

    One further certification is the Pickwick album - Elton Live - a double album comprising 17-11-70 with Here and There. Released in 1978, it was certified in 1979 with a shipment of 120,000.

    Over a dozen budget albums were issued in the UK.
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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 21:02

    Unfortunately it's impossibile to know how actually he sold in the 70s in the UK.

    We all know Goodbye yellow brick road or Greatest Hits sold much more than 300.000 copies although Gbybr has been certified Platinum.

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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 21:06

    Key
    year of release
    year of last certification
    title
    cria shipment

    Elton John - Canadian Shipments

    Original Studio Albums
    1969 none Empty Sky
    1970 none Elton John
    1971 none Tumbleweed Connection
    1971 none Madman Across the Water
    1972 none Honky Chateau
    1973 none Don't Shoot Me
    1973 none Goodbye Yelllowbrick Road
    1974 none Caribou
    1975 none Captain Fantastic
    1975 1976 Rock of the Westies - 100,000
    1976 1977 Blue Moves - 50,000
    1978 1978 A Single Man - 100,000
    1980 1980 '21 at 33 - 50,000
    1981 none The Fox
    1982 none Jump Up
    1983 1984 Too Low For Zero - 100,000
    1984 none Breaking Hearts
    1985 none Ice On Fire
    1986 none Leather Jackets
    1988 1989 Reg Strikes Back - 200,000
    1989 1990 Sleeping with the Past - 200,000
    1992 1993 The One - 300,000
    1995 1995 Made in England - 200,000
    1997 1997 The Big Picture - 100,000
    2001 2002 Songs From the West Coast - 50,000
    2004 none Peachtree Road

    Other Projects
    1971 none Friends
    1979 none The Thom Bell Sessions
    1979 1979 Victim Of Love - 50,000
    1980 none Lady Samantha
    1993 1993 Duets - 100,000
    1999 none Aida
    2000 none The Road to Eldorado

    Live Albums
    1971 none '17-11-70
    1976 1976 Here and There - 50,000
    1987 1991 Live in Australia - 200,000
    2000 2001 One Night Only - 50,000

    Major Compilations
    1974 1988 Greatest Hits - 1,000,000
    1977 1977 Greatest Hits Vol 2 - 100,000
    1987 none Greatest Hits Vol 3 1979-1987
    1992 none Greatest Hits 1976-1986
    1995 1996 Love Songs - 200,000
    2002 2005 Greatest Hits 1970-2002 - 200,000

    Other Compilations
    1990 1992 To Be Continued - 12,500
    1992 none Rare Masters
    ???? none Your Songs

    Total Shipments - 3,412,500

    I don't usually include cria figures in analyses because there are too many problems with the database.

    First, no certifications before 1975.

    Second, many titles are mysteriouly missing any certification.

    Third, updating is patchy.

    Still, at least with Elton there are plenty of certifcations even if they are incomplete.

    The Lion King was also certified shipping 1,000,000.


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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 21:07

    reserved for European figures
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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 21:09

    UK Sales

    The following info is pieced together from end of year sales figures.

    We have no information regarding his heyday which ended in 1977 with the release of Greatest Hits Vol 2.

    1979
    Although released in 1978, A Single Man was 82nd on the end of year best sellers chart in 1979

    1980
    21 at 33 didn't feature on the end of year chart

    1981
    The Fox didn't feature on the end of year chart

    1982
    Jump Up didn't feature on the end of year chart

    1983
    Too Low For Zero at 16 on the end of year chart

    1984
    Too Low For Zero at 74 on the end of year chart - the first platinum album since his "comeback".

    Breaking Hearts is 33 on the same list.

    Total album sales in 1984 - 428,000

    1985
    Ice on Fire at 45 on the end of year chart

    Total album sales in 1985 - 335,000

    1986
    Leather Jackets didn't feature on the end of year chart.

    Total album sales in 1986 - 165,000

    1987
    Live in Australia didn't feature on the end of year chart.

    Total album sales unknown - but less than 128,000.

    1988
    Reg Strikes back didn't feature on the end of year chart.

    Total album sales in 1988 - 174,000

    1989
    Sleeping With the Past didn't feature on the end of year chart.

    Total album sales in 1989 - 189,000

    1990
    Sleeping With the Past does make the end of year chart at number 8.

    Even higher is The Very Best Of at 4.

    Elton is number 2 on the best selling album artists of the year

    1991
    The Very Best Of at 15 on the end of year chart.

    Elton is 18th best selling album artist of the year.

    1992
    The One at 44 on the end of year chart.

    Elton at 30 on the best selling album artist of the year.

    NOTE - In the 3 years from 1990-1992, Elton sold 2,911,000 Albums - an average of 970,000 per year.

    1993
    Duets at 15 on the end of year chart

    Total Album sales in 1993 - 468,000 (16th on artist chart)

    1994
    Total Album sales in 1994 - 140,000 (93 on artist chart)

    1995
    Love Songs at 12 on the end of year chart.
    Made in England didn't feature on the end of year chart

    Total Album sales in 1995 - 800,000 (14th on artist chart)

    1996
    Love Songs sells 160,000.

    Total Album sales in 1996 - 220,000 (67 on artist chart)

    1997
    The Big Picture sells 250,000

    Total Album sales in 1997 - 450,000 (22 on artist chart)

    1998
    Total Album sales in 1998 - 160,000

    NOTE - In the 6 years from 1993-1998, Elton sold 2,238,000 Albums - an average of 373,000 per year.

    1999
    Total Album sales unknown - but less than 147,000

    2000
    One Night Only sells 328,000

    Total Album sales in 2000 - 420,000

    2001
    Songs From the West Coast sells 402,000

    Total Album sales in 2001 - 580,000

    2002
    Greatest Hits 1970-2002 sells approx. 675,000

    Songs From the West Coast at 122 on end of year chart

    Total Album sales in 2002 - 960,000

    2003
    Greatest Hits 1970-2002 sells 480,000

    Total Album sales in 2003 - 554,000

    2004
    Peachtree Road sells 156,000

    Greatest Hits 1970-2002 sells 144,000

    Total Album sales in 2004 unknown - but were between 300,000 and 430,000.

    Also
    Sleeping With the Past sold 790,000 by mar 1995

    Love Songs sold 920,000 by jan 1998

    The Very Best Of sold 2,060,000 by jan 1998

    All the above figures are shop sales and do not include record clubs and mail-order outlets.

    In Conclusion - From 1984-2004 Elton John sold between 9,321,000 and 9,726,000 Albums in the shops which means approximately 450,000 Albums per year.














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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 21:14

    Australian Sales

    Duets - 35,000
    Greatest Hits 1970-2002 - 70,000
    Live in Australian Withe the MSO - 70,000
    Love Songs - 210,000
    One Night Only - Greatest Hits - 35,000
    Reg Strikes Back - 35,000
    Sleeping With The Past - 210,000
    Songs From The West Coast - 35,000
    The Big Picture - 70,000
    The Ones - 140,000
    The Very Best Of Elton John - 420,000

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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 21:19

    French Sales

    21 at 33 - 100,000
    A Single Man - 100,000
    Blue Moves - 100,000
    Duets - 100,000
    Greatest Hits - 100,000
    Greatest Hits 1970-2002 - 100,000
    Ice On Fire - 100,000
    Love Songs - 600,000
    Made In England - 200,000
    Reg Strikes Back - 100,000
    Sleeping With The Past - 300,000
    The Big Picture - 100,000
    The One - 300,000
    The Very Best Of - 1,000,000
    Too Low For Zero - 100,000
    Two Rooms - 100,000

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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 21:25

    Quote Originally Posted by nelson
    Australian Sales
    Many thanks Nelson. Seems the aria certifications start in 1987, so in order we have:-

    1988 Reg Strikes Back - 35,000
    1989 Sleeping with the Past - 210,000
    1992 The One - 140,000
    1995 Made in England
    1997 The Big Picture - 70,000
    2001 Songs From the West Coast - 35,000
    2004 Peachtree Road

    1993 Duets - 35,000
    1999 Aida
    2000 The Road to Eldorado

    1987 Live in Australia - 70,000
    2000 One Night Only - 35,000

    1990 The Very Best Of - 420,000
    1995 Love Songs - 210,000
    2002 Greatest Hits 1970-2002 - 70,000

    1990 To Be Continued
    1992 Rare Masters

    Total Shipments since 1987 - 1,330,000
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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 21:26

    German Sales

    Greatest Hits 1970-2002 - 150,000
    Ice On Fire - 250,000
    Love Songs - 500,000
    Made In England - 250,000
    Sleeping With The Past - 250,000
    The One - 250,000
    The Very Best Of Elton John - 1,000,000
    Too Low For Zero - 250,000
    Your Songs - 250,000

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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 21:27

    Hi everybody,

    when you talk of shipment you talk of minimum shipment, as it represent the certification of a cd/album (ex: for Us gold is 500.000), not the total real shipped sales (that can be 890,000 or whatever until the next step, 1000000 for platinum).
    So, a total of shipment in this way if it is not real or realistic(due also to most 70's and 80's album not certified) and has no sense, in my opinion.

    Second point:
    i think that BILLY JOEL certifications have a contrary problem than elton's. They are too big (see for example sales for Greatest Hits I&II) seeing the soundscan figures.
    I can clearly see that they are not realistic, probably a move from the record company.

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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 21:36

    Quote Originally Posted by nelson
    French Sales
    So quick, thanks!

    I'll put them in order again,

    1969 Empty Sky
    1970 Elton John
    1971 Tumbleweed Connection
    1971 Madman Across the Water
    1972 Honky Chateau
    1973 Don't Shoot Me
    1973 Goodbye Yelllowbrick Road
    1974 Caribou
    1975 Captain Fantastic
    1975 Rock of the Westies
    1976 Blue Moves - 100,000
    1978 A Single Man - 100,000
    1980 '21 at 33 - 100,000
    1981 The Fox
    1982 Jump Up
    1983 Too Low For Zero - 100,000
    1984 Breaking Hearts
    1985 Ice On Fire - 100,000
    1986 Leather Jackets
    1988 Reg Strikes Back - 100,000
    1989 Sleeping with the Past - 300,000
    1992 The One - 300,000
    1995 Made in England - 200,000
    1997 The Big Picture - 100,000
    2001 Songs From the West Coast
    2004 Peachtree Road

    1971 Friends
    1979 The Thom Bell Sessions
    1979 Victim Of Love
    1980 Lady Samantha
    1993 Duets - 100,000
    1999 Aida
    2000 The Road to Eldorado

    1971 '17-11-70
    1976 Here and There
    1987 Live in Australia
    2000 One Night Only

    1974 Greatest Hits - 100,000
    1977 Greatest Hits Vol 2
    1990 The Very Best Of - 1,000,000
    1995 Love Songs - 600,000
    2002 Greatest Hits 1970-2002 - 100,000

    1990 To Be Continued
    1992 Rare Masters

    Total Shipments - 3,400,000
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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 21:42

    Quote Originally Posted by lucad
    Hi everybody,

    when you talk of shipment you talk of minimum shipment, as it represent the certification of a cd/album (ex: for Us gold is 500.000), not the total real shipped sales (that can be 890,000 or whatever until the next step, 1000000 for platinum).
    So, a total of shipment in this way if it is not real or realistic(due also to most 70's and 80's album not certified) and has no sense, in my opinion.

    Second point:
    i think that BILLY JOEL certifications have a contrary problem than elton's. They are too big (see for example sales for Greatest Hits I&II) seeing the soundscan figures.
    I can clearly see that they are not realistic, probably a move from the record company.
    The use of shipments is that they are provable audited figures - they are not estimates or guesses.

    Of course many of Elton's albums have sold more than their "shipment" figure. We don't have anything better.

    Billy Joel's shipments are not too big - they are audited like anyone else's.

    Go to

    https://www.ukmix.org/forums/viewtopic.p ... 47&start=0

    This covers US shipments and accounts for these extra sales - say a Gold album actually selling 800 or 900k.

    You will see there that the Billy Joel Greatest Hits has shipped 10,500,000.
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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 21:50

    Quote Originally Posted by nelson
    German Sales
    This is a quick thread - thanks again Nelson. Earliest award from 1983, so

    1983 Too Low For Zero - 250,000
    1984 Breaking Hearts
    1985 Ice On Fire - 250,000
    1986 Leather Jackets
    1988 Reg Strikes Back
    1989 Sleeping with the Past - 250,000
    1992 The One - 250,000
    1995 Made in England - 250,000
    1997 The Big Picture
    2001 Songs From the West Coast
    2004 Peachtree Road

    1993 Duets
    1999 Aida
    2000 The Road to Eldorado

    1987 Live in Australia
    2000 One Night Only

    1990 The Very Best Of - 1,000,000
    1995 Love Songs - 500,000
    2002 Greatest Hits 1970-2002 - 150,000

    1990 To Be Continued
    1992 Rare Masters
    ???? Your Songs - 250,000

    Total Shipments since 1983 - 3,150,000
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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 21:56

    thanks Basil and Nelson, Fantastic work
    I was wondering if you guys had anymore numbers on him?

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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 22:05

    Here are some numbers i have for Elton John , These are counting album and singles sales.

    USA = 113.000.000
    UK = 30.000.000
    Italy = 9.000.000
    Australia = 5.500.000
    Austria = 1.000.000
    Brasil = 1.500.000
    Canada = 6.500.000
    Denmark = 800.000
    Finland = 500.000
    France = 6.000.000
    Germany = 7.000.000
    Holland = 1.500.000
    Japan = 2.150.000
    New Zeland = 400.000
    Norway = 1.500.000
    Spain = 3.000.000
    Sweden = 1.000.000
    Switzerland = 2.000.000

    and I don't have information about Elton's sales in China , South Africa , Belgium , Taiwan , Hong Kong , Brasil , Portugal , Argentina etc....

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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 22:55

    Quote Originally Posted by Basil
    These soundscan figures total 22,284,000. By September 2005 Elton's soundscan total was 24 million, so about 2 million is missing.

    A few titles don't have a soundscan figure. A few are too low - The Road to Eldorado sold more than 2,000. Also a number of titles were released as "Classic Editions" and these may not be included.
    Here are SS figures of albums that didn't chart plus corrections to complete the scan picture.

    The Road to Eldorado 197,000 copies
    Greatest Hits Vol 3 1979-1987 280,000
    Rare Masters 111,000
    Your Songs 106,000

    Three more that you didn't mention in the US list:
    Very Best Of 162,000
    England's Rose 62,000
    Live At The Ritz-Exclusive-007 38,000

    I know the above numbers don't add up to the "missing" 2 million, but please bear in mind, the 24 million figure I posted in September includes karaoke albums, interview albums and "in the style of" albums (Elton numbers sung by anonymous artists).
    Also, a couple of the older albums were released combined, e.g. Tumbleweed/Madman.. which scanned 9,000 copies).

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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 22:55

    ITALY (the info I have collected through the years)

    1972 Honky chateu 100.000 copies
    1972 Madman across the water 50.000
    1973 Don't shoot me.. 400.000
    1973 GBYBR 100.000
    1974 Caribou 80.000
    1975 Captain fantastic 80.000
    1975 Rock of the westies 50.000
    1976 Blue moves 50.000
    1978 A single man 50.000
    1980 21 at 33 50.000
    1988 Reg striks back 300.000
    1989 Sleeping with the past 350.000
    1990 The very best 400.000
    1992 The One 400.000
    1993 Duets 320.000
    1995 Made in England 300.000
    1995 Love songs 350.000
    1997 The big picture 350.000
    1999 Aida 50.000
    2000 One night only 50.000
    2001 Songs from the west coast 130.000
    2002 Greatest Hits 70-02 100.000
    2004 Peachtree road 30.000

    TOT : 4.140.000

    Sorry - No single sales known except for "Candle in the wind" which sold 550.000 copies

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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 22:59

    Quote Originally Posted by Basil
    Quote Originally Posted by nelson
    German Sales
    This is a quick thread - thanks again Nelson. Earliest award from 1983, so

    1983 Too Low For Zero - 250,000
    1984 Breaking Hearts
    1985 Ice On Fire - 250,000
    1986 Leather Jackets
    1988 Reg Strikes Back
    1989 Sleeping with the Past - 250,000
    1992 The One - 250,000
    1995 Made in England - 250,000
    1997 The Big Picture
    2001 Songs From the West Coast
    2004 Peachtree Road

    1993 Duets
    1999 Aida
    2000 The Road to Eldorado

    1987 Live in Australia
    2000 One Night Only

    1990 The Very Best Of - 1,000,000
    1995 Love Songs - 500,000
    2002 Greatest Hits 1970-2002 - 150,000

    1990 To Be Continued
    1992 Rare Masters
    ???? Your Songs - 250,000

    Total Shipments since 1983 - 3,150,000

    TO BE ADDED :
    GERMANY

    Reg strikes back 250.000
    Duest 250.000
    The Lion King 150.000



    USA
    Elton John's Christmas Party- 109.000 copies - 2005

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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 23:08

    SWITZERLAND

    Ice on fire 100.000 copies
    Sleeping with the past 100.000
    The very best of 200.000
    The One 100.000
    Duets 50.000
    The Lion King 50.000
    Made in England 50.000
    Love songs 100.000
    The Big Picture 50.000
    Aida 25.000
    One night only 25.000
    Songs from the west coast 20.000
    Greatest Hits 70-02 40.000
    Peachtree road 20.000

    TOT : 930.000 copies



    SINGLES
    Candle in the wind 450.000
    Sorry seems to be..(with Blue) 20.000

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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 23:16

    NORWAY

    Duets 40.000 copies
    The big picture 40.000
    Aida 20.000
    Songs from t.w.coast 20.000
    Greatest Hits 70-02 40.000

    TOT : 160.000

    Candle in the wind 85.000




    HOLLAND
    ALBUMS
    A single man 40.000
    Ice on fire 40.000
    Sleeping with the past 40.000
    The very best of. 160.000
    Love songs 80.000

    TOT : 360.000


    SINGLES
    Nikita 135.000
    Don't let the sun 60.000
    Candle in the wind 360.000
    Sorry..(with Blue) 40.000

    TOT : 595.000





    AUSTRIA
    ALBUMS
    The very best of 120.000
    The One 40.000
    Duets 40.000
    Made in England 40.000
    Love songs 40.000
    The Big picture 20.000
    Aida 20.000
    One night only 20.000
    Greatest Hits 70-02 15.000

    TOT : 355.000 copies

    SINGLES
    Can you feel the love 20.000
    Candle in the wind 240.000



    SWEDEN
    ALBUMS
    Made in England 30.000
    Love songs 60.000
    The big picture 30.000
    Songs from the west c. 30.000
    Greatet Hits 70-02 30.000[/b]

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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 23:22

    Quote Originally Posted by mansfield
    TO BE ADDED :
    GERMANY

    Reg strikes back 250.000
    Duest 250.000
    The Lion King 150.000
    Where did you read those???
    I never seen anything like this before?

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    by Wed January 4th, 2006, 23:25

    I have the photos of Elton whene he receives the Gold award.

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    by Thu January 5th, 2006, 01:37

    Quote Originally Posted by mansfield
    I have the photos of Elton whene he receives the Gold award.
    PHOTOS???

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    by Thu January 5th, 2006, 05:56

    Brazilian Sales

    The Very Best Of Elton John - 100,000
    Sleeping With The Past - 100,000

    Candle In The Wind - 250,000

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