#6 BILLY JOEL – 145,645,000
Retired for 23 years already, Billy Joel still features at an incredible #6 position among all those legends with a total of 145,6 million equivalent albums sold. His high point remains The Stranger although several other LPs are close.
Biggest Album – The Stranger – 24,886,000
Weakest Album – Streetlife Serenade – 2,382,000
Number of Albums – 12
CSPC Album Average – 12,041,000
Orphan Album Sales – 1,152,000
Studio Albums Sales – 91,400,000
Studio Albums Ranking- #7
Remaining Full Length Records Sales – 40,235,000
Remaining Full Length Records Ranking- #7
Physical Singles Sales – 36,900,000
Physical Singles Ranking- #3
Download Singles Sales – 21,000,000
Download Singles Ranking- #24
Streaming Sales – 840,000 (in album sales equivalent)
Streaming Ranking- #25
The complete absence of new material for so long clearly hurts Billy Joel who ends up very low on both digital rankings, despite good showing from his big hits. Nevertheless, back in the day he sold terrific amounts of albums, compilations and physical singles.
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