Twenty One Pilots Have The Best-Selling Rock Album Of The Decade
Nov 18, 2019 @ 12:17pm
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 09: (EDITORS NOTE: Retransmission with alternate crop.) Josh Dun (L) and Tyler Joseph of Twenty One Pilots perform onstage during the 2018 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on October 9, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images For dcp)
As the 2010s come to a close, Billboard has released the figures for the best selling rock albums of the decade.
At the top is twenty one pilots with Blurryface. Dropping in 2015, the four-times certified Platinum release sold over 6.5 million copies worldwide with more than 1.7 million coming from the US alone.
The record spent a total of 234 weeks on the album chart, nine of which were at number 1.
Mumford and Sons’ Sigh No More managed second place, while Imagine Dragons’ Night Visions and Evolve sandwich the Guardians of the Galaxy: Awesome Mix Vol. 1 soundtrack.