France Best Selling Albums Ever:
Update Part 2

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A couple of days ago, I posted the list of 23 albums which appear to be completely forgotten among the 168 albums that ever sold over a million copies in France. Today, we reach the second part of this extensive update, listing 28 more Continue reading “France Best Selling Albums Ever: Update Part 2”

Understanding: Worldwide Estimations Information

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Yesterday in the Frozen study I referred to Black Friday as the opening of the Holiday season. On the other side of the mirror it is also the final curtain call of the release schedule fever after three months full of major artists releasing new albums.

That busy season started like every year in late August with simultaneous releases from Celine Dion, Barbra Streisand, Britney Spears and Continue reading “Understanding: Worldwide Estimations Information”

The Commensurate Sales to Popularity Concept (CSPC) : Introduction

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INTRODUCTION

Hello everyone! Let me introduce this third Master Series with this few words: Facts can also lie.

Katy Perry sold more records than Dire Straits, Bon Jovi and the Guns N’ Roses. White Christmas by Bing Crosby and Candle In The Wind by Elton John are the two bestselling singles of all-time. Mariah Carey Continue reading “The Commensurate Sales to Popularity Concept (CSPC) : Introduction”

France best selling albums ever:
Summary 1990-1999

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INTRODUCTION

It has now been one month since we entered into the 90s, I’m happy to have now complete that heavy period. An impressive total of  Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Summary 1990-1999”

France best selling albums ever:
Happy Nation by Ace Of Base (1993)

During the first half of the 90s, singles charts were flooded by Eurodance tracks. Not much of acts of this kind achieved success in the albums side, not much except Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Happy Nation by Ace Of Base (1993)”

France best selling albums ever:
C’Est Déjà Ca by Alain Souchon (1993)

Before 1993, Alain Souchon released eight studio albums. He got a few hits, nice sales in elitist public but no Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: C’Est Déjà Ca by Alain Souchon (1993)”

France best selling albums ever:
Music Box by Mariah Carey (1993)

I would be lying if I tell you Mariah Carey  was well known in France when Music Box was released in 1993. She was pretty much the Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Music Box by Mariah Carey (1993)”

France best selling albums ever:
D’Eux by Celine Dion (1995)

Celine Dion struggled to sell records in France. Yes, for real. Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: D’Eux by Celine Dion (1995)”