2017 Vinyl Sales Hit 16-year High In UK

Spin the black circle…

By Blurt Staff

The Vinyl Factory reports that, according to the BP, 2017 saw the sale of 4.1 million vinyl albums in the UK last year, which represents in the neighborhood of 3% of total music sales (vinyl, CD, streaming, downloads).

The 2017 Top Ten, sales-wise, is below – note the number of catalog titles, however, and the Beatles, Nirvana, Bowie, and Queen also figure prominently in the overall Top 25.


  • Ed Sheeran – Divide
  • Liam Gallagher – As You Were
  • Fleetwood Mac – Rumours
  • Guardians of the Galaxy – Awesome Mix 1 Original Soundtrack
  • Amy Winehouse – Back To Black
  • Rag’N’Bone Man – Human
  • Pink Floyd – The Dark Side of the Moon
  • Beatles – Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band
  • Oasis – What’s The Story Morning Glory
  • David Bowie – Legacy


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