IFPI Global Charts
GLOBAL ARTIST OF THE YEAR AND BIGGEST SINGLES & ALBUMS
IFPI charts for top global artists, albums and singles show a recording industry that continues to break new global superstars.
Top 10 global recording artists 2021
IFPI Global Recording Artist of the Year Award Winners
IFPI Global Top 10 Digital Single Chart 2021
Global Subscription Streams Equivalents (billions)
Source: IFPI. The IFPI Global Digital chart presents the world’s best-selling single of the year across all digital formats – including single track downloads, and streams on both paid subscription services and ad-supported platforms.
IFPI Global Top 10 Album All-Format Chart 2021
Source: IFPI. IFPI’s Global Album All Format chart celebrates the best-selling albums of the year across all consumption formats, spanning physical sales, digital downloads, and streaming platforms.
IFPI Global Top 10 Album Sales Chart 2021
Source: IFPI. IFPI’s Global Album Sales chart combines global sales of physical and digital album downloads to rank the top albums of the year.
IFPI Global Top 10 Vinyl Album Chart 2021
Source: IFPI. The Global Vinyl Album Chart combines global sales of vinyl format physical albums to rank the top albums in a calendar year.
Weekly charts around the world
Below are links to the official weekly charts for some of the world’s biggest music markets. For information on how these charts are compiled or any other details on the local charts, please contact the chart supplier directly.
The list below is not comprehensive. Please check back for future updates and further chart supplier details to be added to this list.