Chris Doughtrys band is Billboards 2007s Top-Selling ArtistDecember 15th, 2007 - 2:48 pm ICT by admin
Washington, December 15 (ANI): American Idol finalist Chris Doughtrys band Daughtry has been named Top-selling Artist of 2007, with their self-titled debut album selling 3.2 million copies.
Second on the list of top selling artists was Akon, whose Konvicted sold 2.7 million copies during the year.
Fergie claimed the third position on the back of the sales of 2.4 million copies of The Dutchess, while the Hannah Montana soundtrack came in fourth with 2.5 million copies.
Wrapping up the top five on Billboards list was Carrie Underwood, whose album Some Hearts sold 2.3 million records.
Beyonce Knowles Irreplaceable was number one on the list of top singles of the year, followed by Rihanna’s Umbrella, reports usmagazine.com.
The Police’s reunion tour was named the top tour of the year, grossing at least 212 million dollars.
Top-Selling Artist of 2007:
Daughtry, with 3.2 million copies
Akon, Konvicted, with 2.7 million copies
Fergie, The Dutchess, with 2.4 million copies
The Hannah Montana soundtrack, with 2.5 million copies
Carrie Underwood, Some Hearts, with 2.3 million (ANI)
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