Most Popular Album the Year You Were Born

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Source: Courtesy of XL Recordings

2011
> Most popular album: 21
> Artist: Adele
> Biggest single: “Rolling in the Deep”
> Estimated albums through 2011: 5 million
> All time albums: 14 million

Source: Courtesy of XL Recordings

2012
> Most popular album: 21
> Artist: Adele
> Biggest single: “Rolling in the Deep”
> Estimated albums through 2012: 10 million
> All time albums: 14 million

Source: Courtesy of RCA

2013
> Most popular album: The 20/20 Experience
> Artist: Justin Timberlake
> Biggest single: “Mirrors”
> Estimated albums through 2013: 2 million
> All time albums: 2 million

Source: Courtesy of Walt Disney Records

2014
> Most popular album: Frozen
> Artist: Soundtrack
> Biggest single: “Let It Go”
> Estimated albums through 2014: 3 million
> All time albums: 4 million

Source: Courtesy of Big Machine Records

2015
> Most popular album: 1989
> Artist: Taylor Swift
> Biggest single: “Shake It Off”
> Estimated albums through 2015: 5 million
> All time albums: 6 million