Most Popular Album the Year You Were Born

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Source: Courtesy of Verve

1971
> Most popular album: Jesus Christ Superstar
> Artist: Various Artists
> Biggest single: “Superstar”
> Estimated albums through 1971: N/A
> All time albums: 0.5 million

Source: Courtesy of Reprise

1972
> Most popular album: Harvest
> Artist: Neil Young
> Biggest single: “Heart of Gold”
> Estimated albums through 1972: 0.5 million
> All time albums: 4 million

Source: Courtesy of United Artists Records

1973
> Most popular album: The World Is A Ghetto
> Artist: War
> Biggest single: “The Cisco Kid”
> Estimated albums through 1973: N/A
> All time albums: 0.5 million

Source: Courtesy of MCA

1974
> Most popular album: Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
> Artist: Elton John
> Biggest single: “Bennie and the Jets”
> Estimated albums through 1974: 0.5 million
> All time albums: 8 million

Source: Courtesy of Universal Music Group

1975
> Most popular album: Greatest Hits
> Artist: Elton John
> Biggest single: “Your Song”
> Estimated albums through 1975: 0.5 million
> All time albums: 17 million