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THE BEACH BOYS - USA ALBUM SALES

Note: Things that are not included below:

* bootlegs and/or counterfeit releases
* promotion-only and/or giveaway-only releases
* interview-only and/or spoken word-only albums unless they have been released by THE BEACH BOYS' record company or specifically licensed by them
* 'Various Artists' and Collaboration releases
* EP or Mini-Album releases (album must contain at least 7 BEACH BOYS tracks or at least 30 minutes of BEACH BOYS music)
* Export Sales: albums made in USA but shipped overseas to be sold in other countries

Album titles that are underlined are those that are nearing or awaiting an RIAA award, or an award upgrade

Yr.....Chart...Last Cert....Album Title.........................................RIAA Award.....Album Sales......Comments/Notes
Rel...Peak....by RIAA

1962....032....none....Surfin' Safari........................................................................400,000.....Cap-1808
1963....002....1965....Surfin' USA.................................................Gold...............1,075,000.....Cap-1890
1963....007....1965....Surfer Girl...................................................Gold..................850,000.....Cap-1981
1963....004....1992....Little Deuce Coupe.....................................Platinum........1,150,000.....Cap-1998
1964....013....1966....Shut Down, Vol 2........................................Gold..................590,000.....Cap-2027
1964....004....1965....All Summer Long........................................Gold..................700,000.....Cap-2110
1964....-----....1982....Christmas Album.........................................Gold.................925,000.....219k-SScanFeb12, Cap-2164
1964....001....1965....Beach Boys Concert...................................Gold..................900,000.....Cap-2198, inc 70's Pickwick (SPC-3309)
1965....004....1965....Beach Boys Today......................................Gold..................850,000.....Cap-2269
1965....002....1966....Summer Days and Summer Nights.............Gold..................650,000.....Cap-2354
1965....-----....none....2 Complete: All Summer Long-Concert..................................20,000.....Cap-2370, Tape-only, 1 tape, deleted 68
1965....-----....none....2 Complete: Little Deuce-Shut Down Vol 2.............................20,000.....Cap-2383, Tape-only, 1 tape, deleted 69
1965....006....none....Beach Boys' Party.................................................................375,000.....Cap-2398
1966....010....2000....Pet Sounds..................................................Platinum.........1,600,000.....502k-SScanAug12, Cap-2458
1966....008....1991....Best Of The Beach Boys.............................PLAT x 2........3,500,000.....1.20m-SScanNov08, Cap-2545
1967....050....1992....Best Of The Beach Boys, Vol 2...................PLAT x 2........2,500,000.....Cap-2706
1967....041....none....Smiley Smile..........................................................................250,000.....Brother-9001 (Cap-2891)
1967....-----....none....The Beach Boys Deluxe Set....................................................35,000.....Cap-2813 (Oct 67), 3LP, deleted 1968
1967....024....none....Wild Honey............................................................................350,000.....Cap-2859 (Dec 67)
1968....126....none....Friends...................................................................................175,000.....Cap-2895 (Jun 68)
1968....-----....none....Stack-O-Tracks........................................................................40,000.....Cap-2893 (Aug 68)
1968....153....none....Best Of The Beach Boys, Vol 3...............................................90,000.....Cap-2945, deleted 1970
1969....068....none....20/20......................................................................................200,000.....Cap-133
1969....-----....none....Biggest Beach Hits...................................................................20,000.....Era HTE-805, scarce
1969....136....none....Close Up..................................................................................60,000.....Cap-253, deleted early 70's
1970....-----....none....Greatest Hits: 1961-1963.......................................................150,000.....Wand-688, + later Orbit/Scepter editions
1970....-----....none....Good Vibrations.....................................................................125,000.....Cap-442, includes Pickwick edition (spc-3269)
1970....151....none....Sunflower...............................................................................200,000
1970....-----....none....The Beach Boys.......................................................................75,000.....Pickwick SPC-3221 (Sep 70)
1970....-----....none....Doubleplay: All Summer Long-Calif Girls.................................50,000.....Cap-500, 2Lp
1970....-----....none....California Girls..........................................................................90,000.....Cap-502, inc 80's edition (SN-16017)
1971....-----....none....Doubleplay: Fun Fun Fun-Dance Dance..................................50,000.....Cap-701, 2Lp
1971....-----....none....Fun, Fun, Fun...........................................................................85,000.....Cap-702, inc 80's edition (SN-16018)
1971....-----....none....Dance, Dance, Dance...............................................................85,000.....Cap-703, incl 80's edition (SN-16019)
1971....029....none....Surf's Up.................................................................................275,000
1972....-----....none....Summertime Blues...................................................................25,000.....Sears SPS-608
1972....050....none....Carl & The Passions-Pet Sounds...........................................200,000.....2Lp
1973....036....none....Holland....................................................................................250,000
1973....-----....none....High Water................................................................................75,000.....Pickwick PTP-2059 (Mar 73)
1973....025....none....The Beach Boys In Concert....................................................200,000.....2Lp
1974....-----....none....Surfer Girl................................................................................125,000.....Pickwick SPC-3351, different to 1963 album
1974....001....2003....Endless Summer..........................................PLAT x 3.........3,225,000.....792k-SScanAug12
1974....050....none....DoublePack: Wild Honey & 20/20...........................................100,000.....2MS-2166
1974....125....none....DoublePack: Friends & Smiley Smile........................................75,000.....2MS-2167
1975....-----....none....Golden Years Of The Beach Boys............................................80,000.....Candlelite SLB-6994
1975....008....1975....Spirit Of America..........................................Gold...................850,000
1975....-----....none....American Summer..................................................................125,000.....Capitol/Rca Record Club R-233593
1975....025....none....Good Vibrations-Best Of Beach Boys.....................................300,000
1976....-----....none....Little Deuce Coupe,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,............................................100,000.....Pickwick SPC-3562, different to 1963 album
1976....008....1976....15 Big Ones..................................................Gold...................700,000
1976....075....none....Beach Boys '69 - Live In London.............................................200,000
1977....053....none....Love You.................................................................................200,000
1978....151....none....M.I.U. Album............................................................................135,000
1978....-----....none....Super Hits................................................................................250,000.....Capitol Special Markets/Ronco SL-8114, TV-marketed
1979....100....none....L.A.-Light Album......................................................................175,000
1980....075....none....Keepin' The Summer Alive......................................................185,000
1981....-----....none....Rare Early Recordings..............................................................30,000.....Everest EV-4108 (Jul 81)
1981....156....none....Ten Years Of Harmony: 1970-1980........................................125,000.....2-disc multiplier
1982....180....none....Sunshine Dream......................................................................100,000
1982....-----....none....Be True To Your School............................................................40,000.....Cap-16273
1983....-----....none....Beach Boys Forever................................................................100,000.....SL/4xl-8342, includes Heartland (HL-1007) edition
1983....-----....none....The Beach Boys........................................................................80,000.....4xl-8350 (Capitol Special Markets)
1983....-----....none....Summer Dreams........................................................................75,000.....4xl-8351 (Capitol Special Markets)
1983....-----....none....Rarities.......................................................................................50,000
1984....-----....none....Merry Christmas From The Beach Boys..................................300,000.....102k-SScanMay12, 4xl-9012 (Cap Special Markets/Delta)
1984....-----....none....Beach Boys Surf's Up!...............................................................55,000.....4xl-9053 (Capitol Special Markets), diff than 1971 album
1984....-----....none....Do It Again.................................................................................70,000.....4xl-9109 (Capitol Special Markets)
1985....-----....none....Golden Favorites........................................................................70,000.....4xl-9202 (Capitol Special Markets)
1985....052....none....The Beach Boys.......................................................................250,000
1985....-----....none....For All Seasons..........................................................................50,000.....Pair PDL-1068
1986....096....2003....Made In USA.................................................PLAT x 2.........2,150,000
1986....-----....none....Golden Harmonies.....................................................................30,000.....Pair PDL-1085
1986....-----....none....The Beach Boys: 1962-67........................................................120,000.....Time-Life
1987....-----....none....California And Other Girls..........................................................80,000.....4xl-9516 (Capitol Special Markets)
1988....-----....none....Concert Days.............................................................................80,000.....4xl-9764 (Capitol Special Markets)
1989....046....2003....Still Crusin'.....................................................Platinum.........1,050,000
1989....-----....none....Their Greatest Hits & Finest Performances...............................50,000.....Reader's Digest/CEMA-57085, 2cd

1989....-----....none....Greatest Surfing Songs............................................................875,000.....696k-SScanAug03, CEMA-57240
1989....-----....none....Greatest Car Songs..................................................................250,000.....CEMA-57241
1990....-----....none....All-Time Greatest Hits: 10 Best................................................350,000.....CEMA-57355
1990....-----....none....Doublepack: Surfin Safari & Surfin' USA....................................30,000
1990....-----....none....Doublepack: Surfer Girl & Shut Down V2...................................30,000
1990....-----....none....Doublepack: Little Deuce & All Summer.....................................30,000
1990....-----....none....Doublepack: Today & Summer Days..........................................30,000
1990....-----....none....Doublepack: Party & Stack-O-Tracks..........................................20,000
1990....-----....none....Doublepack: Smiley Smile & Wild Honey....................................20,000
1990....-----....none....Doublepack: Friends & 20/20......................................................10,000
1990....-----....none....Doublepack: Concert & Live In London.......................................10,000
1991....-----....none....Lost & Found: 1961-62................................................................50,000
1991....-----....none....The Absolute Best, Vol 1...........................................................200,000.....cdp-c2-96795
1991....-----....none....The Absolute Best, Vol 2...........................................................140,000.....cdp-c2-96796
1992....-----....none....Summer In Paradise....................................................................25,000.....deleted 1993
1993....-----....1993....Good Vibrations: 30 Years..............................Gold...................130,000.....117k-SScanDec03, 5-disc multiplier for cert
1993....-----....none....Beach Boys Christmas...............................................................120,000.....S21-17417, CEMA
1995....095....1999....The Greatest Hits, Vol 1..................................PLAT x 2.........2,200,000.....1.46m-SScanAug12
1996....101....none....Stars & Stripes.............................................................................80,000
1996....-----....none....Pet Sounds: Mono and Stereo Mixes..........................................50,000.....Capitol-21242
1997....-----....none....Perfect Harmony: Essential Beach Boys.....................................60,000.....Capitol-21277
1997....-----....none....Pet Sound Sessions: 30th Anniversary........................................75,000.....41k-SScanOct06, 4-disc multiplier,
1998....-----....none....Endless Harmony Soundtrack......................................................50,000.....includes 2000 reissue edition
1998....-----....none....Ultimate Christmas.......................................................................85,000
1999....192....none....The Greatest Hits, Vol 2.............................................................350,000
2000....-----....none....The Greatest Hits, Vol 3.............................................................175,000
2000....-----....none....Surfin'...........................................................................................25,000......Varese VSD-6085
2000....-----....none....Doublepack: Sunflower & Surf's Up.............................................20,000
2000....-----....none....Doublepack: Carl Passions & Holland..........................................15,000
2000....-----....none....Doublepack: 15 Big Ones & Love You.........................................20,000
2000....-----....none....Doublepack: MIU Album & LA Album...........................................15,000
2000....-----....none....Doublepack: Keepin' Summer & B.Boys '85.................................15,000
2001....-----....none....Hawthorne, CA: Birthplace Of A Legacy.......................................60,000......2-disc multiplier
2002....159....none....Beach Boys Classics: Selected By B. Wison..............................100,000
2002....-----....2008....Good Timin': Live At Knebworth 1980...............Gold..................525,000
2003....015....2012....Sounds Of Summer: Very Best Of.....................PLAT x 3........3,150,000.....3.08m-SScanJul13
2004....-----....none....Christmas With The Beach Boys.................................................135,000.....106k-SScanFeb12

2005....-----....none....Covered By The Beach Boys........................................................25,000.....Sterling 35212
2006....-----....none....Songs From Here & Back..............................................................50,000.....Hallmark xpr-3940
2006....-----....none....Summer Crush.............................................................................100,000.....Starbucks
2006....-----....none....Pet Sounds: 40th Anniversary Edition...........................................45,000.....2-disc multiplier
2006....-----....none....Good Vibrations: 40th Anniversary Edition....................................45,000
2007....040....none....The Warmth Of The Sun..............................................................150,000.....55k-SScanJul07
2007....-----....none....Forever Beach Boys.......................................................................55,000.....Madacy
2009....-----....none....Summer Love Songs......................................................................40,000
2009....-----....none....Christmas Harmonies.....................................................................35,000
2009....-----....none....Holidays & Hits...............................................................................35,000.....2-disc multiplier
2010....-----....none....Ten Great Songs..........................................................................225,000.....182k-SScanJun13
2011....027....none....The Smile Sessions........................................................................85,000.....48k-SScanFeb12 + 7k-SScan (vinyl), 2-disc multiplier
2011....-----....none....The Smile Sessions Deluxe Box.....................................................20,000.....5-disc multiplier
2012....086....none....Anniversary Collection: ZinePac.....................................................35,000.....5.5k-SScanMay12w-1,
2012....003....none....That's Why God Made The Radio.................................................200,000.....160k-SScanDec12
2012....115....none....Greatest Hits: 50 Big Ones.............................................................75,000.....15k (digital)-SScanJul13, 2cd
2012....-----....none....Greatest Hits...................................................................................40,000.....1cd

2013....-----....none....Icon.................................................................................................25,000......Capitol, 1cd

2013....094....none....Live: The 50th Anniversary Tour.....................................................35,000.....7k-SScanJun13w-2, 2-disc multiplier

2014....-----....none....Icon 2................................................................................................5,000......Capitol, 2cd
+ domestic US sales of foreign-pressed albums.............................................................810,000

TOTAL US ALBUM SALES.......................................................................................42,700,000
Total Soundscan-registered Album sales (1991 - May 2012) = 14,000,000

RIAA album Certification data as of Aug 1, 2014:

12..Gold....................6,000,000 disc units...........5,600,000 albums
3....Platinum..............3,000,000 disc units...........3,000,000 albums
4....PLAT x 2.............8,000,000 disc units...........8,000,000 albums
2....PLAT x 3.............6,000,000 disc units...........6,000,000 albums
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21............................23,000,000 disc units.........22,600,000 albums

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BEE GEES - USA ALBUM SALES

Note: Things that are not included below:

* bootlegs and/or counterfeit releases
* promotion-only and/or giveaway-only releases
* interview-only and/or spoken word-only albums unless they have been released by THE BEE GEE's record company or specifically licensed by them
* 'Various Artists' and Collaboration releases
* EP or Mini-Album releases (album must contain at least 7 BEE GEES tracks or at least 30 minutes of BEE GEES music)
* Export Sales: albums made in USA but shipped overseas to be sold in other countries

Album titles that are underlined are those that are nearing or awaiting an RIAA award, or an award upgrade

Yr.....Chart...Last Cert....Album Title..................................RIAA Award.....Album Sales.....Comments/Notes
Rel...Peak....by RIAA

1967....007....none....Bee Gees 1st................................................................400,000.....4k-SScanDec05
1968....012....none....Horizontal......................................................................325,000.....7k-SScanDec05
1968....017....none....Idea...............................................................................300,000.....9k-SScanDec05
1968....099....none....Rare, Precious & Beautiful............................................100,000.....deleted mid-70's
1969....020....none....Odessa..........................................................................375,000.....20k-SScanDec05
1969....009....1969....Best Of the Bee Gees..........................Gold...............1,600,000.....440k-SScanDec05
1970....100....none....Rare, Precious & Beautiful, Vol 2....................................90,000.....deleted mid-70's
1970....094....none....Cucumber Castle...........................................................140,000.....6k-SScanDec05
1971....032....none....Two Years On................................................................250,000
1971....034....none....Trafalgar.........................................................................250,000.....13k-SScanDec05
1972....035....none....To Whom It May Concern..............................................250,000.....8k-SScanDec05
1973....069....none....Life in a Tin Can.............................................................200,000.....5k-SScanDec05
1973....098....none....Best Of the Bee Gees, Vol 2..........................................700,000.....158k-SScanDec05
1974....178....none....Mr Natural.......................................................................175,000.....8k-SScanDec05
1975....014....1975....Main Course.........................................Gold...................875,000.....47k-SScanDec05
1976....008....1976....Children of the World............................Platinum.........1,300,000.....21k-SScanDec05
1976....050....1978....Bee Gees Gold, Volume 1....................Gold...............1,100,000.....371k-SScanDec05
1977....008....1977....Here At Last Live..................................Platinum.........1,350,000.....41k-SScanDec05
1977....001....1999....Saturday Night Fever: Soundtrack........PLAT x 15....15,675,000.....1.83m-SScanMay06 + 187k-SScanJun13 ('07reissue)
1978....-----....none....Turn Around Look At Me...................................................55,000.....Pickwick BAN-90011, deleted early 80's
1978....-----....none....Monday's Rain..................................................................80,000.....Pickwick BAN-90021, deleted early 80's
1978....-----....none....Take Hold Of That Star.....................................................40,000.....Pickwick BAN-90031, deleted early 80's
1978....-----....none....Peace Of Mind..................................................................40,000.....Pickwick BAN-90041, deleted early 80's
1979....001....1979....Spirits Having Flown..............................Platinum........3,000,000.....54k-SScanDec05
1979....001....1996....Bee Gees' Greatest...............................PLAT x 2........2,900,000.....1.94m-SScanMay08
1980....-----....none....Bonanza: Early Years, Vol 1.............................................60,000.....Excelsior 2xmp-4401, deleted mid 80's
1980....-----....none....Bonanza: Early Years, Vol 2.............................................40,000.....Excelsior 2xmp-4402, deleted mid 80's
1981....041....none....Living Eyes......................................................................375,000
1983....006....1983....Staying Alive: Soundtrack......................Platinum........1,300,000
1987....096....none....ESP.................................................................................200,000.....7k-SScanDec05
1989....068....none....One.................................................................................285,000.....28k-SScanDec05
1990....-----....none....Tales From the Brothers Gibb...........................................50,000.....4-disc multiplier
1991....-----....none....High Civilization...............................................................145,000
1993....153....none....Size Isn't Everything........................................................200,000.....139k-SScanDec05
1997....011....1998....Still Waters.............................................Platinum........1,000,000.....688k-SScanJan06
1998....072....2001....One Night Only.......................................Platinum........1,880,000.....1.7m-SScanNov09
2001....016....none....This is Where I Came In..................................................300,000.....260k-SScanJan06
2001....049....2002....Their Greatest Hits: The Record............Platinum.........1,580,000.....1.5m-SScanJan10, 2-disc multiplier for cert
2004....005....2005....Number Ones.........................................Gold...............1,330,000.....1.06m-SScanJul07 + 195k-SScanApr13 ('08 reissue)
2005....175....none....Love Songs......................................................................150,000.....73k-SScanMar06
2006....-----....none....The Studio Albums: 1967-68.............................................20,000.....6-disc multiplier
2006....-----....none....Expanded Edition: Bee Gees 1st.......................................20,000.....Warner-Reprise, 2cd
2006....-----....none....Expanded Edition: Idea......................................................20,000.....Warner-Reprise, 2cd
2007....-----....none....Expanded Edition: Horizontal.............................................15,000.....Warner-Reprise (Feb 07), 2cd
2007....-----....none....Expanded Edition: Bee Gees' Greatest............................235,000.....191k-SScanAug08, 2cd
2009....-----....none....Expanded Edition: Odessa.................................................15,000.....Warner-Reprise (Jan09), 3cd
2009....049....2011....The Ultimate Bee Gees...........................Gold..................505,000.....504k-SScanAug14, 2-disc multiplier for cert
2010....-----....none....Mythology............................................................................30,000.....4cds
2010....041....none....Bee Gees: Opus Collection.................................................95,000.....25k-SScanNov10

2014....-----....none....The Warner Bros Years: 1987-1991.....................................5,000.....Rhino, 5cds
+ domestic US sales of foreign-pressed albums.................................................600,000

TOTAL US ALBUM SALES...........................................................................42,025,000
Total Soundscan-registered Album sales (1991 - Dec 2005) = 9,700,000 (7.9m + 1.8m-SNF Soundtrack)

RIAA album Certification data as of Aug 1, 2014:

5....Gold....................2,500,000 disc units.............2,250,000 albums
7....Platinum..............7,000,000 disc units.............6,500,000 albums
1....PLAT x 2.............2,000,000 disc units.............2,000,000 albums
1....PLAT x 15.........15,000,000 disc units...........15,000,000 albums
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14............................26,500,000 disc units...........25,750,000 albums

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FLEETWOOD MAC - USA ALBUM SALES

Note: Things that are not included below:

* bootlegs and/or counterfeit releases
* promotion-only and/or giveaway-only releases
* interview-only and/or spoken word-only albums unless they have been released by FLEETWOOD MAC's record company or specifically licensed by them
* 'Various Artists' and Collaboration releases
* EP or Mini-Album releases (album must contain at least 7 FLEETWOOD MAC tracks or at least 30 minutes of FLEETWOOD MAC music)
* Export Sales: albums made in USA but shipped overseas to be sold in other countries

Album titles that are underlined are those that are nearing or awaiting an RIAA award, or an award upgrade

Yr.....Chart...Last Cert....Album Title..................................RIAA Award.....Album Sales......Comments/Notes
Rel...Peak....by RIAA

1968....198....none....Fleetwood Mac............................................................150,000.......Epic 26402
1969....184....none....English Rose...............................................................175,000.......Epic 26446
1969....109....none....Then Play On..............................................................325,000.......Reprise 6368
1970....-----....none....Blues Jam In Chicago, Vol 1.........................................35,000.......Blue Horizon BH-4803, deleted '71
1970....-----....none....Blues Jam In Chicago, Vol 2.........................................35,000.......Blue Horizon BH-4804, deleted '71
1970....069....none....Kiln House...................................................................400,000.......Reprise 6408
1971....118....none....Fleetwood Mac In Chicago..........................................150,000.......Blue Horizon BH-3801
1971....143....none....Black Magic Woman.....................................................,80,000.......Epic EG-30362
1971....091....2000....Future Games...................................Gold...................570,000.......Reprise 6465
1972....070....1988....Bare Trees........................................Platinum..........1,200,000.......
1973....049....none....Penguin........................................................................400,000.......
1973....067....1976....Mystery To Me..................................Gold....................750,000.......
1974....034....none....Heroes Are Hard To Find.............................................425,000.......
1975....138....none....The Vintage Years..........................................................75,000.......Sire 3706-2
1975....001....1986....Fleetwood Mac..................................PLAT x 5..........6,525,000.......1.00m-SScanApr14
1977....001....2003....Rumours............................................PLAT x 19......19,875,000.......3.30m-SScanApr14 + 1.31m-BMGclub ('90-'02)
1977....-----....none....The Original Fleetwood Mac...........................................50,000........Sire SR-6045
1979....004....1984....Tusk...................................................PLAT x 2..........2,600,000.......220k-SScanNov06
1980....014....1981....Fleetwood Mac Live...........................Gold....................850,000.......
1982....001....1985....Mirage................................................PLAT x 2..........2,400,000.......102k-SScanJan06
1982....-----....none....2 On 1: Fleetwood Mac-Rumours.................................175,000........Warner-23705), tape-only, deleted late 80's
1987....007....2000....Tango In The Night............................PLAT x 3..........3,100,000........238k-SScanNov06
1988....-----....none....Roots: Live In Concert.....................................................50,000........Pair PCD2-1208
1988....014....2000....Greatest Hits......................................PLAT x 8..........8,825,000........4.74m-SScanApr14
1990....018....1990....Behind The Mask...............................Gold....................750,000.........
1992....-----....none....25 Years: The Chain......................................................100,000........79k-SScanNov04, 4-disc multiplier
1992....-----....none....Selection From 25 Years-The Chain................................50,000........2-disc multiplier
1995....-----....none....Time.................................................................................85,000........50k-SScanOct04
1996....-----....none....Live At The BBC...............................................................40,000........Fleetwood-Castle, 2-disc multiplier
1997....001....2000....The Dance..........................................PLAT x 5..........5,175,000........4.48m-SScanJan09
1998....-----....none....Vaudeville Years: 1968-1970...........................................25,000........2cd
1999....-----....none....Complete Blue Horizon Sessions.....................................25,000........Sire-73003, 6-disc multiplier
1999....-----....none....Shrine '69..........................................................................30,000........Rykodisc-10424
2001....-----....none....Show Biz Blues: 1968-1970.............................................25,000........2cd
2002....012....2003....Very Best Of Fleetwood Mac..............Platinum...........1,675,000........1.67m-SScanAug14, 2-disc multiplier for cert
2003....003....2003....Say You Will.......................................Gold.....................900,000........858k-SScanJan09
2004....-----....none....Expanded Edition: Tusk....................................................40,000........2-disc multiplier
2007....-----....none....Vintage Mac......................................................................25,000........SBME Special Markets
2007....-----....none....Hit Collection.....................................................................30,000........SonyBmg (Dec07)
2008....-----....none....Collections.........................................................................30,000........SonyBmg (Sep08)

2013....-----....none....Expanded Edition: Rumours..............................................10,000........3cd (+ deluxe version with video)

2013....072....none....Opus Collection.................................................................25,000........
+ domestic US sales of foreign-pressed albums...............................................340,000

TOTAL US ALBUM SALES.........................................................................58,600,000
Total Soundscan-registered album sales (1991 - Dec 2007) = 16,188,000

RIAA album Certification data as of Aug 1, 2014:

5....Gold....................2,500,000 disc units...........2,500,000 albums
2....Platinum..............2,000,000 disc units...........1,500,000 albums
2....PLAT x 2.............4,000,000 disc units...........4,000,000 albums
1....PLAT x 3.............3,000,000 disc units...........3,000,000 albums
2....PLAT x 5...........10,000,000 disc units.........10,000,000 albums
1....PLAT x 8.............8,000,000 disc units...........8,000,000 albums
1....PLAT x 19.........19,000,000 disc units.........19,000,000 albums
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14............................48,500,000 disc units.........48,000,000 albums

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THE FOUR SEASONS / FRANKIE VALLI & THE FOUR SEASONS - USA ALBUM SALES

Note: Things that are not included below:

* bootlegs and/or counterfeit releases
* promotion-only and/or giveaway-only releases
* interview-only and/or spoken word-only albums unless they have been released by THE 4 SEASONS' record company or specifically licensed by them
* 'Various Artists' and Collaboration releases
* EP or Mini-Album releases (album must contain at least 7 FOUR SEASONS tracks or at least 30 minutes of FOUR SEASONS music)
* Export Sales: albums made in USA but shipped overseas to be sold in other countries

Album titles that are underlined are those that are nearing or awaiting an RIAA award, or an award upgrade

Yr.....Chart...Last Cert....Album Title..........................................RIAA Award.....Album Sales.....Comments/Notes
Rel...Peak....by RIAA

1962....006....none....Sherry & 11 Others................................................................375,000....VJ-1053, 27w, deleted mid-60's
1962....-----....none....The 4 Seasons Greetings......................................................200,000....VJ-1055, deleted mid-60's until reissue on Hallmark (2013)
1963....008....none....Big Girls Don't Cry.................................................................300,000....VJ-1056, 19w, deleted mid-60's
1963....047....none....Ain't That A Shame................................................................130,000....VJ-1059, 12w, deleted mid-60's

1963....015....none....Golden Hits............................................................................600,000....VJ-1065, 56w, deleted mid-60's

1964....100....none....Folk-Nanny / Stay & Other Great Hits...................................100,000....VJ-1082 (Jan '64), 5w, deleted mid-60's
1964....084....none....Born To Wander.....................................................................125,000... Philips-129 (Feb '64), 9w

1964....006....none....Dawn (Go Away)....................................................................300,000....Philips-124 (Mar '64), 25w
1964....007....1964....Rag Doll..................................................................................400,000....Philips-146 (Jul '64), 26w

1964....105....none....More Golden Hits....................................................................150,000....VJ-1088 (Aug '64), 5w, deleted mid-60's

1964....-----....none....Girls Girls Girls We Love Girls..................................................40,000....VJ-1121 (Dec '64), deleted mid-60's
1965....077....none....The 4 Seasons Entertain You.................................................175,000....Philips-164, 13w
1965....-----....none....The Four Seasons: Recorded Live On Stage...........................40,000....VJ-1154 (Nov '65), deleted mid-60's
1965....106....none....Sing Big Hits By Bacharach, David, Dylan..............................150,000....Philips-193, 10w, Rhino-71248 ('88)

1965....010....1966....Gold Vault Of Hits...............................................Gold.............900,000....Philips-196, 88w, Curb-77891 ('97), Rhino ('13)
1966....050....none....Working My Way Back To You................................................200,000....Philips-201, 15w, Rhino-70247 ('88)

1966....022....1967....2nd Vault Of Golden Hits....................................Gold.............800,000....Philips-221, 53w, Curb-77892 ('97), Rhino ('13)

1966....107....none....Looking Back............................................................................................Philips-222, 9w, vj material

1966....-----....none....The Four Seasons' Christmas Album.......................................................Philips-223, Rhino-70234 ('87), Curb-78757 ('02)
1967....037....none....New Gold Hits..........................................................................250,000....Philips-243, 25w
1967....034....none....The 4 Seasons Present Frankie Valli Solo..............................200,000....Philips-247

1968....176....none....Frankie Valli Timeless................................................................75,000....Philips-274 (Jun '68)

1968....037....1970....Edizione D'Oro - 29 Gold Hits.............................Gold..............500,000....Philips-6501 (283/284), 2LPs, 21w
1969....085....none....Genuine Imitation Life Gazette.................................................125,000....Philips-290, Rhino-70249 ('88), 11w
1970....190....none....Half & Half..................................................................................75,000....Philips-341, 2w

1970....-----....none....Brotherhood Of Man..................................................................................Pickwick-3223 (Mar '70) + Sears-609 (Apr '70)

1972....-----....none....Chameleon................................................................................................Mowest-108

1974....-----....none....The Greatest Hits......................................................................................Longines Symphonette SQ-96833, 4LP Box

1975....038....none....Who Loves You.........................................................................................Warner Bros-2900, 31w

1975....051....none....The Four Seasons' Story...........................................................................Private Stock PS-7000, 2LPs, 17w

1977....-----....none....Frankie Valli & The 4 Seasons Greatest Hits...........................250,000....K-tel NU-9350 (Jan '77), 2LP (40 tracks), TV-marketed, big seller

1977....168....bone....Helicon.......................................................................................................Warner Bros-3016, 5w

1980....-----....none....Superstar Series, Volume 4.......................................................................Motown M5-104V1 (Aug '80), cd issue 1990, deleted mid-90's

1981....-----....none....Reunited Live.............................................................................................Warner Bros-3497, 2LP, Collectors Choice-744 (2006)

1982....-----....none....16 Greatest Hits.........................................................................................Era-4180 (Jan '82)

1982....-----....none....The Legendary Rock & Roll Magic............................................................Candlelite CU-150 (Jul '82)

1982....-----....none....The Complete Musical Treasury................................................................Candlelite CU-151 (Oct '82), 4LP Box

1982....-----....none....Sing Memories Of Souvenirs in Gold.........................................................Candlelite CU-151B (Oct '82)

1984....-----....none....Certified Gold, Vol 1...................................................................................FBI-5001

1984....-----....none....Certified Gold, Vol 2...................................................................................FBI-5002

1984....-----....none....Certified Gold, Vol 3...................................................................................FBI-5003

1985....-----....none....Streetfighter...............................................................................................Mca-5632

1985....-----....none....Silver Anniversary Collection.....................................................................WCI (World Communications Inc) US-502, 3LP, TV-marketed

1986....-----....none....Greatest Hits Live......................................................................................Priority-9369, 2Lp/1cd

1986....-----....none....Greatest Hits Live, Volume 1.....................................................................Priority-9370, tape-only

1986....-----....none....Greatest Hits Live, Volume 2.....................................................................Priority-9407, tape-only

1987....-----....none....Frankie Valli & The 4 Seasons: 1962-1967...............................................Time Life NR-15, 2Lp/1cd

1987....-----....none....25th Anniversary Collection.......................................................................Rhino-72998, 3cd

1988....-----....none....Anthology...................................................................................................Rhino-71490, 2Lp/1cd

1988....-----....none....Hits.............................................................................................................MCA-39114 (Dec '88)

1990....-----....none....Rarities, Volume 1......................................................................................Rhino-70973 (Jun '90)

1990....-----....none....Rarities, Volume 2......................................................................................Rhino-70974 (Jun '90)

1990....-----....none....20 Greatest Hits Of Frankie Valli & 4 Seasons..........................................Curb-10700 (Jul '90). deleted late 1990

1991....-----....2009....Greatest Hits.........................................................Gold............600,000....Curb-77304 (Jan '91), different to 1988 "Hits" album (Mca-39114)

1991....-----....2009....The 20 Greatest Hits Live..........................................................................Curb-77319 (Feb '91)

1991....-----....none....Greatest Hits, Volume 1.............................................................................Rhino-70594 (Nov '91)

1991....-----....none....Greatest Hits, Volume 2.............................................................................Rhino-70595 (Nov '91)

1992....-----....none....Hope And Glory..........................................................................................Curb-77546

1992....-----....none....Frankie Valli & The 4 Seasons...................................................................Sessions/Warner Special Products OPCD-3524, 2cd, TV-marketed

1993....-----....none....The Dance Album.......................................................................................Curb-77643

1994....-----....none....Sing For You...............................................................................................Warner Special Products-41623 (OPCD-1625)

1994....-----....none....Greatest Hits Of Frankie Valli & The 4 Seasons.........................................Warner Special Products 45659-8, 3"cd format only (15 tracks)

1995....-----....none....Oh What A Night.........................................................................................Curb-77692

1995....-----....none....Original Classic Hits, Vol. 1.........................................................................Curb-77695

1995....-----....none....Original Classic Hits, Vol. 2.........................................................................Curb-77696

1995....-----....none....Original Classic Hits, Vol. 3.........................................................................Curb-77697

1995....-----....none....Original Classic Hits, Vol. 4.........................................................................Curb-77698

1995....-----....none....Original Classic Hits, Vol. 5.........................................................................Curb-77699

1995....-----....none....Original Classic Hits, Vol. 6.........................................................................Curb-77711

1995....-----....none....Original Classic Hits, Vol. 7.........................................................................Curb-77712

1995....-----....none....Original Classic Hits, Vol. 8.........................................................................Curb-77713

1997....-----....none....Girl Crazy: Best Of Frankie Valli & 4 Seasons............................................Essex/Warner Special Products-5415 (OPCD-1784), Oct '97

1999....-----....none....Rock And Roll Collection: 36 All-Time Favorites.........................................Time-Warner OPCD-3528, 3cd, (Jan '99)

2001....-----....none....Big Girls Don't Cry And Other Hits...............................................................Rhino Flashback-76761

2001....-----....none....My Eyes Adored You And Other Hits..........................................................Rhino Flashback-76789

2001....-----....none....In Season: Anthology..................................................................................Rhino-77266, 2cd (May '01)

2001....-----....none....Off Seasons: Criminally Ignored Sides........................................................Rhino-74267 (May '01)

2002....-----....none....Our Favorite Oldies.....................................................................................Time Life R157-16 (Warner Special Products OPCD-3614)

2003....035....none....Very Best Of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons.......................550,000....197k (digital)-SScanJun14 (500k+ (total)-SScanJun14, Rhino-74494 (Jan '03)

2006....-----....none....Back To The Diner......................................................................................Platinum Legends/Somerset-35668 (Rhino Special Products OPCD-7976) Jul '06

2006....159....none....The Definitive Pop Collection....................................................160,000....155k-SScanAug14, Rhino-74110 (Sep '06), 2cd

2006....-----....none....Folk Nanny & Born To Wander...................................................................Collector Choice-738, 2cd

2006....-----....none....Entertain You & Live On Stage...................................................................Collector Choice-739, 2cd

2006....-----....none....Working My Way Back & Genuine Life Gazette.........................................Collector Choice-740, 2cd

2006....-----....none....Helicon & Half And Half..............................................................................Collector Choice-741, 2cd

2006....-----....none....Streetfighter & Hope And Glory..................................................................Collector Choice-743, 2cd

2007....-----....none....Jersey Beat: Frankie Valli & The 4 Seasons...............................................Rhino-74852 (Jun '07), 3cd + video

2007....-----....none....Sherry And Other Hits.................................................................................Rhino Flashback-176508 (Sep '07)

2007....-----....none....Forever Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons.................................................Madacy-53256 (Sep '07), 3cds in metal box

2007....-----....none....Legendary Frankie Valli & The 4 Seasons..................................................Readers Digest/Rhino Custom-06173 (OPCD-8200). 3cd

2008....-----....none....Solo/Timeless..............................................................................................Collector Choice-927 (Apr '08)

2008....-----....none....The Motown Years......................................................................................Hip-O Select, 2cd

2014....-----....none....The Classic Albums Box.............................................................................Rhino, 18cd Box
+ domestic US sales of foreign-pressed albums.........................................................000,000

TOTAL US ALBUM SALES...................................................................................00,000,000
Total Soundscan-registered Album sales = ?

RIAA album Certification data as of Aug 1, 2014:

4....Gold....................2,000,000 disc units.............2,000,000 albums
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4................................2,000,000 disc units.............2,000,000 albums

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New Beach Boys compilation "Greatest Hits: 50 Big Ones" has opened at #115 in the US, with Week-1 sales of 4,034. This is the 3rd new Beach Boys album to make the charts in 2012 - first time since 1974 that they've placed 3 new album releases in the US chart in the same year.

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The sales figures for Fleetwood Mac are great. May I ask how you know sales for pre 1991? Also, if you have the figures for Stevie Nicks' albums, that would be fantastic, thanks :)

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Earthstayer is MIA I'm afraid

I do hope he is safe and happy somewhere

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