CSPC: The Beatles Popularity Analysis

Remaining Long Format Part 14 – Live Albums

Hamburg show was recorded in 1962, Hollywood Bowl ones happened in 1964/1965 and BBC appearances from 1963 to 1965. As a result, songs performed during those nights came from the band earlier albums. Guess who’s the strongest? You got it right by now I guess – it’s Please Please Me.

Between, although hardly remembered for their live albums, those sets have now combined sales in excess of 10 million units.

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tom riise

Update would be nice 🙂

Walter

Hi MJD,
the RIAA certifications on red album and blue album also include download and streaming, seen how much higher are they ?

César

I’ve just realized that the physical single sales of Beatles For Sale and A Hard Day’s Night are swapped.

César

I think this should get an update. It’s been 3 years and a lot of things have happened like the anniversary editions of Abbey Road and the White Album. (Also pls do George and Ringo’s CSPC 🙂 )

Dan

I’m positive they’ll be well above 420 mill after the update.

Al

Beatles featuring Tony Sheridan is included in the compilation section on page 46

Mark Lupi

Amazing work, congratulations! However you’ve missed one important EP release. The Beatles fifth Ep release, Long Tall Sally, which was released in Britain in June 1964 and is another reported global million seller.

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