Norah Jones Had The Top-Selling Album Of The Last Decade
March 21st, 2012 2:00pm EDT
Norah Jones' record "Come Away With Me" has topped the best-selling Billboard Albums chart of the past decade.
Jones' debut record has sold nearly 11 million copies since it was released in 2002. Eminem's "The Eminem Show" and Usher's "Confessions" were second and third after selling 10 million and more than nine million respectively.
Adele's album "21" is fourth in the list, which is compiled by Nielsen SoundScan. The British singer's sophomore album has sold more than eight million copies and is the best-selling record of the last 10 years by an artist outside the U.S.
50 Cent's "Get Rich Or Die Tryin'" notched up more than eight million sales, while records by Evanescence and Nickelback were in sixth and seventh place.
Carrie Underwood's "Some Hearts," Avril Lavigne's "Let Go" and "Fearless" by Taylor Swift rounded out the top ten.
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