France Best Selling Albums Ever: Update Part 6 (41-21)
#30 – 9,000
Francis Cabrel – Samedi Soir sur la Terre (1994) : 3 385 000
Yeah, you read it well – 3,385,000 sales to date. The absolute classic Francis Cabrel album, Samedi Soir sur la Terre hasn’t reach his last whisper yet. With a #63 peak inside the Catalog Chart, 2016 wasn’t his best year, but the ongoing train just never stops. In spite of this low peak, the album charted 14 weeks spread over 6 distinct calendar months. What does this reveal? That Samedi Soir sur la Terre is a consistent seller whatever happens as its 2016 sales were his standard, low-days catalog sales, riding on no hype or whatsoever.