No surprises here!
As the year comes to a close, both Adele and Lady GaGa are dominating on the charts!!!!
In 2011, Adele’s 21 was the best-selling album of the year AND she had the #1 single of the year (Rolling in the Deep), AND the #1 music video of the year (Live At the Royal Albert Hall)!!!!!
In all of Nielsen SoundScan history, NO OTHER ARTIST has topped all three of these year-end charts! Wowsa!!!!
As for GaGa, her new album Born This Way is set to become the #2 album of the year! Not only that, but her release is the best-selling album for an American artist in 2011!
AND Born This Way will become GaGa’s highest ranking album to date on year-end charts!
Congratulations to both Adele and GaGa and all the other artists that made 2011 a great year for music!
Comment on our page to say some of the other best selling albums of the year!