Global top albums of 2015

Artist Title Units (m)
1 Adele 25 17.4
2 Ed Sheeran x 3.5
3 Taylor Swift 1989 3.5
4 Justin Bieber Purpose 3.1
5 Sam Smith In The Lonely Hour 2.6
6 One Direction Made in the A.M. 2.4
7 Various Artists Fifty Shades of Grey 2.2
8 Coldplay A Head Full Of Dreams 1.9
9 Meghan Trainor Title 1.8
10 The Weeknd Beauty Behind The Madness 1.5
(Source: IFPI. Physical and digital albums included.)

Global top digital singles of 2015

Artist Title Units (m)
1 Wiz Khalifa See You Again (feat. Charlie Puth) 20.9
2 Mark Ronson feat. Bruno Mars Uptown Funk 20.0
3 Ed Sheeran Thinking Out Loud 19.5
4 Maroon 5 Sugar 13.5
5 Major Lazer Lean On (feat. MØ & DJ Snake) 13.1
6 Ellie Goulding Love Me Like You Do 12.6
7 Adele Hello 12.3
8 Taylor Swift Blank Space 9.2
9 OMI Cheerleader 8.3
10 Jason Derulo Want To Want Me 8.1
(Source: IFPI. Units include single-track downloads and track-equivalent streams.)

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