We all enjoy listening to music whenever we find the chance and we all have our favorite bands and genres we like listening to. At the same time, we all seem to enjoy humming along with the radio whenever a catchy or popular tune comes on, which is what this next list is all about. While everyone has a favorite genre they listen to, some songs are so good that they appeal to almost everyone.
Such is the case with the songs on the best-selling albums of all time, songs that have transcended the sphere of their own genre into the annals of music history. We already established what were the ten best-selling bands in history so let us find out what are the ten best-selling albums of all time and who made them.
7Saturday Night Fever – Bee Gees & various artists – 41 million copies
Created as a soundtrack for the 1977 film ‘Saturday Night Fever’ with John Travolta, Saturday Night Fever: The Original Movie Sound Track was certified 15 times Platinum for shipping over 15 million copies soon after its release. It also stayed atop the album charts for 24 straight weeks in the US and 18 weeks in the UK. What’s interesting is that this particular album was added to the National Recording Registry in the Library of Congress for epitomizing the disco phenomenon.