At the end of November Adele’s ’21′ passed the 10 million sales mark in the USA. Coincidentally, it’s the 21st. album to have achieved this, and the third-fastest to have reached the milestone. It took the second album by Tulse Hill’s finest chanteuse 92 weeks to reach 10 million, which qualifies it for Diamond status from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). The album is still selling well – 28,500 a week at the end of November.
If this has sparked your interest in how well ’21′ is performing compared to the biggest-selling albums of all time, take a look at this Wikipedia page.