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Top 5 Music Albums Of All Time

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In this article, we go back in time to examine the top 5 music albums of all time on the metrics of how they sold in numbers

The distinction between merely liking a song by a certain artiste and being a fan of the artiste itself can be best exemplified in the popularity of music albums.

The greatest music artistes all sold millions of albums to their millions of fans worldwide. Best-selling music artistes tended to also produce best-selling albums.

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In this article, we go back in time to examine the top 5 music albums of all time on the metrics of how they sold in numbers:

Here are top 5 music albums of all time:

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1. The Thriller

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The album “Thriller” by Michael Jackson holds the record for most sales in the history of music. The smash album has been sold in around 67 million copies by Jackson, who is also the second best-selling solo music artist of all time.

The 1982 publication of “Thriller” was Michael Jackson’s sixth studio album overall. Hits like “Thriller” (the single), “Beat It,” “Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin,” and “Billie Jean,” which became Jackson’s best-selling single overall, were among the album’s seven singles.

2. Back in Black

The second-best-selling album of all time is “Back in Black.” It was the Australian hard rock group AC/DC’s sixth album. After its July 1980 debut, the record was sold 51 million times worldwide. The album was the first to be released following the tragic death of lead singer Ronald Scott (also known as “Bon Scott”) in February 1980, when he drank himself to death from alcohol intoxication at the age of just 33.

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3. Dark Side of the Moon

“The Dark Side of the Moon” by Pink Floyd is ranked third among all-time best-selling albums. It was the English rock group’s most commercially successful album, and their ninth overall. Globally, it was sold almost 46 million times. The album’s famous cover is just as well-known as its sound. Even Nevertheless, the somewhat enigmatic artwork cover is among the most well-known album covers ever created.

4. The Bodyguard

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The fourth best-selling album in history is the official soundtrack to the 1992 film “The Bodyguard.” As a result, the album becomes the best-selling soundtrack ever. The album, which mostly features American singer Whitney Houston, who also had a major role in the film, sold almost 45 million copies worldwide. However, a few other musicians, including English vocalists Joe Cocker and Lisa Stansfield, also made contributions to the record. The hit track “I Will Always Love You” is the album’s most well-known release, though. a song that was written by American country music artist Dolly Parton at first, and that was made famous by Whitney Houston.

5. Bad

Once more, there he is. The only musician to have released two albums that are still among the best-selling Top 10 albums in history is Michael Jackson, often known as “The King of Pop.” Jackson’s “Bad” album really reached the Top 5 after selling over 44 million copies globally. The eagerly awaited seventh album by Michael Jackson was finally released in 1987, just after Thriller. Jackson recorded the Bad album over the course of about three and a half years.

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Junior Pope: Twist As Movie Producer Debunks Man’s Claim Of Being Captain Of Ill-fated Boat

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Movie producer, Stanley, has said the man in a viral video claiming to be the captain of the boat that claimed the lives of Junior Pope and four others, is a content creator and not the captain of the boat.

In the viral video, the man alleged that the late actor refused to rent a life jacket, saying he doesn’t have money.

He also alleged that the deceased actor and some others on the boat refused to appease the powers of the river, insisting that they were children of God.

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He said he was able to come out alive because he could swim and that he was also able to save a lady who was on the boat.

However, Stanley said the man is a content creator and made the video to chase clout.

Read what he wrote below:

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Boat Mishap: ‘This Is My Story’ – Movie Producer, Adanma Luke, Breaks Silence [VIDEO]

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Adanma Luke, the producer of the movie Jnr Pope and four others were working on before they died in a boat mishap on April 10, has broken her silence.

In a video she posted on her Instagram page, Adanma said she was also supposed to be on the ill-fated boat. She captioned the video ;

‘’Why me? Life Jacket was free”

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While speaking, she said she has not been quiet since the unfortunate incident.

Her words: ‘’I have been so traumatized, so cold. This whole thing still feels like a dream to me.

“I have not been able to make any statement since because we have been trying to recover the bodies.

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“I have been providing fuel money to those that have been looking for the bodies. I provided caskets, ambulances to make sure the bodies were conveyed to their villages to the families that wanted it to be done.

“I have not been quiet. I have been doing things just so these people can rest.

“It is so sad this had to happen on my set. I blame myself because I would have been doing my thing in Lagos. I blame myself for coming to Asaba.

“I was supposed to be on that boat. My production manager was calling me to bring the memory card so they could start filming and I told him to come and collect it. He said ‘Mama, you know this place is far, just bring it for us’. I said why haven’t you people crossed? Why haven’t you people gone to work? He said they were waiting for Junior Pope to arrive.

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“Before now, on the 9th, they went there on their own. Junior Pope came on his own. On this 10th, while I was getting ready to go drop the card with them, I was accompanied by my brother’s two children who were supposed to be with me on that boat together. On getting there, I saw Emeka. He was my DOP. He was just sitting. I was surprised because I didn’t see others.

“I asked him what is it? People surrounded him. He was quiet. I said Emeka, talk to me, what is it? why haven’t you crossed? Where is Ogolo? Where is everybody? has JP come? He was quiet.

Emeka now said ‘”JP Don go! Abigail don go! Friday don go! Precious don go! I still did not understand what he meant by that. I said Emeka what do you mean? Don go where? He said ‘’Them dey inside water!””

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Adanma said she wanted to go into the water to search for them but was held back.

Watch the video she shared below…

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Jnr Pope: ‘That Guy No Suppose Knack Bell’ – Boat Captain Narrates His Own Side Of Story [VIDEO]

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A man who claims to be the captain of the boat which capsized and claimed the life of actor Junior Pope and four others has come out to share his own side of the story.

In a viral video, the man alleged that the late actor refused to rent a life jacket.

He said when Jnr Pope and others were advised to hire  life jacket, he(Jnr Pope) said he doesn’t have money, and that his producer supposed to make provision for that.

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He added that when they put a call across to the producer on the need for life jacket, she said anything river doesn’t appear on her script so there was no way should could make such provision.

The man also alleged that the deceased actor and some others on the boat refused to appease the powers of the river, insisting that they were children of God.

READ ALSO: Junior Pope: ‘Our Boat Captain Hit Fisherman’s Canoe’ – Survived Actor Narrates How It Happened [VIDEO]

He said he was able to come out alive because he could swim and that he was also able to save a lady who was on the boat.

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He added: “Forget about say today na Eke day or so, wetin happen say, that guy wey wear tattoo no suppose knack bell, he no suppose knack the bell inside river that day at all.”

Watch a video of him speaking below…

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