France best selling albums ever:
Everybody by Worlds Apart (1996)

New Kids In The Block in the US, Take That in UK… Worlds Apart in France. Yes, this isn’t a joke. If Take That success has been huge since their 1992 debut on their native UK, Worlds Apart has been a flopping  Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Everybody by Worlds Apart (1996)”

France best selling albums ever:
Falling Into You by Celine Dion (1996)

Falling Into You by Celine Dion may look like a pretty normal album, this study is very specific for many reasons. From France industry point of view, this album shouldn’t have been released Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Falling Into You by Celine Dion (1996)”

France best selling albums ever:
Pure by Lara Fabian (1996)

Presented in medias like the new Celine Dion, Lara Fabian is very far from having a career near to her fellow countrywoman. Ironically, one decade earlier they both Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Pure by Lara Fabian (1996)”

France best selling albums ever:
Ultimate Collection by Barry White (1999)

Barry White is one of those acts with highly recognized hits that never sold large amounts of his studio albums, making him one hell Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Ultimate Collection by Barry White (1999)”

France best selling albums ever:
Titanic Soundtrack by James Horner (1997)

Impressively, Titanic remains the most successful movie of all-time in France with almost 22 million persons seeing it on theaters. This is especially incredible considering how Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Titanic Soundtrack by James Horner (1997)”

France best selling albums ever:
Let’s Talk About Love by Celine Dion (1997)

Getting the highest selling album in a calendar of all-time in 1995 (with D’Eux) was already a unique achievement. Getting three albums inside the Top 10 Year End chart of Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Let’s Talk About Love by Celine Dion (1997)”

France best selling albums ever:
Notre-Dame De Paris Musical (1998)

Even if legendary French musical Starmania was first released in 1978, albums related to the franchise sold over 2 million copies during the 90s. This gave Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Notre-Dame De Paris Musical (1998)”

France best selling albums ever:
Panique Celtique by Manau (1998)

Brittany, the region at the very west of France, always had a highly developed local culture. This can be verified in many aspects and music is no exception. From this region, Dan Ar Braz, Alan Stivell or more recently Nolwenn Leroy Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Panique Celtique by Manau (1998)”

France best selling albums ever:
S’Il Suffisait D’Aimer by Celine Dion (1998)

There is no secret that Celine Dion album D’Eux is the best selling of all-time in France. Written by Jean-Jacques Goldman, the winning pair joined their Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: S’Il Suffisait D’Aimer by Celine Dion (1998)”

France best selling albums ever:
Ray Of Light by Madonna (1998)

There is obviously no need to introduce Madonna, the best selling female artist of all-time worldwide. In France, as in most markets, she managed impressive sales throughout her career. Although, the early 90s weren’t that successful, with her four 90-96 studio albums averaging less than  Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Ray Of Light by Madonna (1998)”