CSPC: Dire Straits Popularity Analysis

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The list of most successful songs is compiled in album equivalent sales generated by each of them. It includes the song’s own physical singles sales with a 0,3 weighting, its download and streaming sales, and with appropriate weighting too, plus its share among sales of all albums on which it is featured.

1. 1978 – Dire StraitsSultans of Swing [Dire Straits]20,880,000
2. 1985 – Dire StraitsMoney for Nothing [Brothers in Arms]14,860,000
3. 1985 – Dire StraitsWalk of Life [Brothers in Arms]12,880,000
4. 1985 – Dire StraitsBrothers in Arms [Brothers in Arms]9,600,000
5. 1980 – Dire StraitsRomeo and Juliet [Making Movies]7,410,000
6. 1982 – Dire StraitsPrivate Investigations [Love over Gold]3,950,000
7. 1985 – Dire StraitsSo Far Away [Brothers in Arms]3,300,000
8. 1982 – Dire StraitsTelegraph Road [Love over Gold]2,860,000
9. 1985 – Dire StraitsYour Latest Trick [Brothers in Arms]2,850,000
10. 1980 – Dire StraitsTunnel of Love [Making Movies]2,740,000
11. 1979 – Dire StraitsLady Writer [Communiqué]2,430,000
11. 1991 – Dire StraitsOn Every Street [On Every Street]2,430,000
13. 1991 – Dire StraitsCalling Elvis [On Every Street]2,320,000
14. 1982 – Dire StraitsLove Over Gold [Love over Gold]1,830,000
15. 1979 – Dire StraitsOnce Upon a Time in the West [Communiqué]1,580,000

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