Lady Gaga’s ‘The Fame Monster’ named ‘biggest selling album of 2010′

December 29th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI  

Katy Perry Washington, Dec 29 (ANI): Lady Gaga’s ‘The Fame Monster’ has been named the biggest selling album of 2010.

According to the United World Chart, compiled by website mediatraffic.de, the ‘Telephone’ singer’s record - a repackaged version of her earlier disc, ‘The Fame’, with an additional eight tracks - sold 5.8 million copies across the globe, reports Contactmusic.

When she heard the news, Gaga tweeted, writing: “‘The Fame Monster’ was named the best-selling album of 2010! I’m so excited for the future, believe plus work hard, you will achieve your dreams (sic).”

Eminem, who’s ‘Recovery’ sold 5.7 million copies, came second while Canadian teen singing sensation Justin Bieber landed the third spot with 5.6 million sales of his ‘My World’ albums.

United World Chart top 20, as complied by mediatraffic.de:

1. Lady Gaga - The Fame (Monster) - 5.8 million copies

2. Eminem - Recovery - 5.7 million copies

3. Justin Bieber - My Worlds - 5.6 million copies

4. Lady Antebellum - Need You Now - 3.6 million copies

5. Taylor Swift - Speak Now - 3.5 million copies

6. Susan Boyle - The Gift - 3.0 million copies

7. Black Eyed Peas - The E.N.D. - 3.0 million copies

8. Michael Buble - Crazy Love - 3.0 million copies

9. Sade - Soldier Of Love - 2.3 million copies

10. Alicia Keys - The Element Of Freedom - 2.3 million copies

11. Katy Perry - Teenage Dream - 2.2 million copies

12. Take That - Progress - 2.2 million copies

13. Susan Boyle - I Dreamed A Dream - 2.1 million copies

14. Ke$ha - Animal - 2.1 million copies

15. Rihanna - Loud - 2.0 million copies

16. Mumford and Sons - Sigh No More - 1.8 million copies

17. Kings Of Leon - Come Around Sundown - 1.7 million copies

18. Bon Jovi - Greatest Hits - 1.7 million copies

19. Usher - Raymond V Raymond - 1.7 million copies

20. Linkin Park - A Thousand Suns - 1.7 million copies (ANI)

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