Most Popular Album the Year You Were Born

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Source: Courtesy of A&M

1976
> Most popular album: Frampton Comes Alive
> Artist: Peter Frampton
> Biggest single: “Show Me the Way”
> Estimated albums through 1976: 1 million
> All time albums: 8 million

Source: Courtesy of Warner Bros.

1977
> Most popular album: Rumours
> Artist: Fleetwood Mac
> Biggest single: “Don’t Stop”
> Estimated albums through 1977: 1 million
> All time albums: 20 million

Source: Courtesy of BeeGees/Reprise

1978
> Most popular album: Saturday Night Fever
> Artist: Bee Gees/Various Artists/Soundtrack
> Biggest single: “Stayin’ Alive”
> Estimated albums through 1978: 1 million
> All time albums: 15 million

Source: Courtesy of Sony Music Cmg

1979
> Most popular album: 52nd Street
> Artist: Billy Joel
> Biggest single: “My Life”
> Estimated albums through 1979: 1 million
> All time albums: 7 million

Source: Courtesy of Capitol Records

1980
> Most popular album: The Wall
> Artist: Pink Floyd
> Biggest single: “Another Brick in the Wall, Part 2”
> Estimated albums through 1980: 1 million
> All time albums: 23 million