London (ANI): Rapper Eminem's 'Recovery" was 2010"s best-selling
album in America. The album sold 3.42 million copies, according to
music sales tracker Nielsen SoundScan. He is the first artist to
top the annual chart twice since SoundScan began tracking sales in
1991, reports the BBC.
In 2002, The Eminem Show sold 7.61m copies. Lady Antebellum's
'Need You Now" landed the second spot with 3.09 million, followed
by Taylor Swift's 'Speak Now", with 2.96 million.
Best-selling US albums 2010
Eminem - Recovery 3.42m
Lady Antebellum - Need You Now 3.09m
Taylor Swift - Speak Now 2.96m
Justin Bieber - My World 2.0 2.32m
Susan Boyle - The Gift 1.85m