Coming out of nowhere in May 2010, newcomer Zaz quickly gained attention thanks to her atypical hit Je Veux and its parent album, Zaz. Entering at #11, the intergenerational appeal of the album sent it to #1 in its 6th week where it remained for 9 weeks. Loved by Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Zaz by Zaz (2010)”
Sometimes even record breaking sales do not need explanations. The album and its singles connected with people, it’s as simple as that.
The second album from Adele titled 21 registered some of the best results seen in decades in the UK, Canada, the US and Australia. The story was Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: 21 by Adele (2011)”
Nostalgia has always been a trademark of France music industry: Older you get, better you sell, and more rewarded is your discography. Among those acts deeply loved by French public is Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Génération Goldman by Various Artists (2012)”
By May 2013, belgian creative artist Stromaé was a one-hit wonder, having took Europe by storm some three years sooner with the monster hit Alors On Danse, that failed Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Racine Carrée by Stromae (2013)”
While TV show The Voice has been an incredible success story from day 1 in France, recording its best audience performances of Europe there, sales of 18 years old Kendji Girac debut album, simply titled Kendji, still Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Kendji by Kendji Girac (2014)”
Hello everyone! Yes, I know, two initial messages, both introductions, may make you feel a bit frustrated. In the other side, as music aficionados you most likely know how putting all bricks in the wall is necessary in order to be successfull – so here starts the first Continue reading “An Odyssey into France best selling albums ever: Introduction”
Hello everyone! Thanks for stopping by this fresh new website. In order to start in the best possible way, let me introduce myself and what’s coming Continue reading “Welcome to the definitive guide to understanding Music industry”