IFPI Global Charts

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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

1
BTS
BTS
2
Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift
3
Adele
Adele
4
Drake
Drake
5
Ed Sheeran
Ed Sheeran
6
The Weeknd
The Weeknd
7
Billie Eilish
Billie Eilish
8
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber
9
SEVENTEEN
SEVENTEEN
10
Olivia Rodrigo
Olivia Rodrigo

IFPI Global Recording Artist of the Year Award Winners

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IFPI Global Top 10 Digital Single Chart 2021

Global Subscription Streams Equivalents (billions)

1
The Weeknd
The Weeknd
Save Your Tears
2.15
2
The Kid LAROI, Justin Bieber
The Kid LAROI, Justin Bieber
STAY
2.07
3
Dua Lipa
Dua Lipa
Levitating
1.88
4
BTS
BTS
Butter
1.76
5
Olivia Rodrigo
Olivia Rodrigo
drivers license
1.73
6
Justin Bieber ft. Daniel Caesar, Giveon
Justin Bieber ft. Daniel Caesar, Giveon
Peaches
1.72
7
The Weeknd
The Weeknd
Blinding Lights
1.61
8
Olivia Rodrigo
Olivia Rodrigo
good 4 u
1.61
9
Lil Nas X
Lil Nas X
MONTERO (Call Me by Your Name)
1.60
10
Ed Sheeran
Ed Sheeran
Bad Habits
1.57
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

1
Adele
Adele
30
2
Olivia Rodrigo
Olivia Rodrigo
SOUR
3
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber
Justice
4
Ed Sheeran
Ed Sheeran
=
5
The Weeknd
The Weeknd
After Hours
6
Dua Lipa
Dua Lipa
Future Nostalgia
7
The Kid LAROI
The Kid LAROI
F*CK LOVE (Mix Tape)
8
ABBA
ABBA
Voyage
9
Morgan Wallen
Morgan Wallen
Dangerous: The Double Album
10
Doja Cat
Doja Cat
Planet Her
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

1
Adele
Adele
30
2
ABBA
ABBA
Voyage
3
SEVENTEEN
SEVENTEEN
Attacca
4
BTS
BTS
BTS, THE BEST
5
Ed Sheeran
Ed Sheeran
=
6
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber
Justice
7
Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift
Red (Taylor’s Version)
8
SEVENTEEN
SEVENTEEN
Your Choice
9
Snow Man
Snow Man
Snow Mania S1
10
Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift
Fearless (Taylor’s Version)
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

1
Adele
Adele
30
2
Harry Styles
Harry Styles
Fine Lines
3
Fleetwood Mac
Fleetwood Mac
Rumours
4
Olivia Rodrigo
Olivia Rodrigo
SOUR
5
Billie Eilish
Billie Eilish
Happier Than Ever
6
Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift
Red (Taylor’s Version)
7
The Beatles
The Beatles
Abbey Road
8
Nirvana
Nirvana
Nevermind
9
Pink Floyd
Pink Floyd
The Dark Side Of The Moon
10
Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift
evermore
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.

AUSTRALIA

ARIA

www.ariacharts.com.au

CANADA

Billboard

www.billboard.com

FRANCE

SNEP

www.snepmusique.com

GERMANY

Offizielle Deutsche Charts

www.offiziellecharts.de

UNITED KINGDOM

Official Charts Company

www.officialcharts.com