Beatles Still on Top!
After over 50 years, the Beatles are still a top selling rock band. They are currently the to selling rock band of 2020 so far. That really says something about the older music! Here's the full story from RTT Music news.
The Beatles are the top-selling rock band of the first-half of 2020.
The iconic band sold 1.094 million units from January through June, including album sales and album equivalent units (via song downloads and streaming), according to Nielsen's Mid-Year Report.
The top five on the rock sales list also includes Queen with 768,000 units, Imagine Dragons with 593,000 units, Fleetwood Mac with 565,000 units and Metallica with 551,000.
The top five rock albums are Queen's Greatest Hits with 448,000 units, Elton John's Diamonds with 372,000 units, Creedence Clearwater Revival's Chronicle Vol. 1 with 299,000 units , Journey's Greatest Hits with 273,000 units and Fleetwood Mac's Rumours with 265,000.
The top rock songs are Imagine Dragon's "Believer," Journey's "Don't Stop Believin'," Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody," Panic! at the Disco's "High Hopes" and The Eagles' "Hotel California."