CSPC: Pink Floyd Popularity Analysis

Pink Floyd In SL

Digital Singles Sales – Part 4
The Wall (1979) – 1,200,000 equivalent albums

Another Brick in the Wall (Part II) – 2,400,000
Hey You – 1,100,000
Comfortably Numb – 2,000,000
Proper Education (remix of Another Brick in the Wall (Part II))- 300,000
Remaining tracks – 2,200,000

The Final Cut (1983) – 60,000 equivalent albums

Remaining tracks – 400,000

A Momentary Lapse of Reason (1987) – 165,000 equivalent albums

Learning To Fly – 500,000
On the Turning Away – 100,000
Sorrow – 100,000
Remaining tracks – 400,000

With combined sales of 8 million tracks, The Wall is easily the biggest album in this format. It achieved this result thanks to its three million sellers, Another Brick in the Wall (Part II), Comfortably Numb and Hey You. 

Songs from the following albums haven’t caused much of an impact, although Learning To Fly remains relevant to this day.

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Pink Floyd are the one of two artists to have two 50+ million albums each. The another one is Michael Jackson.

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