France Best Selling Albums Ever:
Update Part 3

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Part 3! Already 51 albums into our comprehensive update of historical best selling albums in France, we will be reviewing 25 more LPs today including several ones from  Continue reading “France Best Selling Albums Ever: Update Part 3”

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”

France Best Selling Albums Ever:
All-Time Ranking (2015)

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INTRODUCTION

Yes, it is not only over for the 70s, this study is now completely over! At least for the million sellers part as more will come as a bubbling under list! We have been carefully Continue reading “France Best Selling Albums Ever: All-Time Ranking (2015)”

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:
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)”

France best selling albums ever:
Juste Avant by Patrick Bruel (1999)

By 1993, Patrick Bruel held the highest selling French album of all-time with his 1989 release Alors Regarde. As it often happens with such a sudden and disproportionate success, the singer suffered Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Juste Avant by Patrick Bruel (1999)”

France best selling albums ever:
Au Ras Des Pâquerettes by Alain Souchon (1999)

After eight up and down studio albums from 1974 to 1988 with mostly average sellers, Alain Souchon finally made it big at almost 50 in 1993 thanks to C’Est Déjà Ca album. Such unusual career path generated Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Au Ras Des Pâquerettes by Alain Souchon (1999)”