Top 10 Selling Albums, 2008
Updated February 21, 2017 | Factmonster Staff
The following table lists the rank, title, artist, and sales data for each of the top ten selling albums in the United States during 2008.
|Rank, Title, Artist||Units Sold|
|1. Tha Carter III, Lil Wayne||2,874,000|
|2. Viva La Vida, Coldplay||2,144,000|
|3. Fearless, Taylor Swift||2,112,000|
|4. Rock N Roll Jesus, Kid Rock||2,018,000|
|5. Black Ice, AC/DC||1,915,000|
|6. Taylor Swift, Taylor Swift||1,597,000|
|7. Death Magnetic, Metallica||1,565,000|
|8. Paper Trail, T.I.||1,522,000|
|9. Sleep Through the Static, Jack Johnson||1,492,000|
|10. I Am...Sasha Fierce, Beyonce||1,459,000|
From Dec. 31, 2007–Dec. 28, 2008.
Source: Nielsen SoundScan. © 2008, Nielsen Media Research.