Whether you are a fan of classic rock, hip hop, or jazz, there are some albums that will stay with you forever. Some of these albums are culturally important, while others may be studio albums. There are also a few remixes and soundtracks that have sold millions of copies. Here are a few of the most popular albums in the world.
Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” is the best selling album of all time. It holds the record for most copies sold worldwide, and it has spent over 30 weeks at number one on the Billboard 200. It is also the only album that has received a 33x Diamond award. The album has also been nominated for two Grammy Awards.
Pink Floyd’s “The Dark Side of the Moon” was a huge success, selling 46 million copies worldwide. The album was more accessible to mainstream rock fans, with less abstract lyrics. The album also had a positive critical reception. It was the first rock album to be nominated for an Album of the Year award.
Fleetwood Mac’s “Rumours” is another timeless classic. The album was produced by Tom Scholz and has sold over 40 million copies worldwide. It was also awarded the RIAA Century Award for best selling debut album.
The Eagles’ “Their Greatest Hits (1971-1975)” has sold more than 38 million copies worldwide. It has also been certified platinum. The album has also sold over 23 million copies in the U.S. Its sales have been bolstered by the band’s continued touring, as well as sustained interest on streaming platforms.