Best selling artists, albums and singles of all-time
Albums Ranking – Raw sales – Studio albums
This list is about studio albums only. Compilations, lives and box sets are not considered here. The figures given here are units sold.
Please keep in mind that some artists are missing, because their analysis has not been done yet. The complete list is available here. All figures reflect the value as collected at the time of the artist’s respective articles.
|#||Year||Cover||Artist||Album||Album Sales||As Of|
|2||1966||Simon & Garfunkel||Sounds of Silence||5,550,000||05/11/18|
|3||1966||Simon & Garfunkel||Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Thyme||5,250,000||05/11/18|
|4||1966||Bob Dylan||Blonde on Blonde||5,100,000||12/14/21|
|5||1966||The Rolling Stones||Aftermath||3,900,000||02/10/22|
|6||1966||John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers||Blues Breakers||2,705,000||09/21/22|
|8||1966||Buffalo Springfield||Buffalo Springfield||995,000||05/16/21|