With all the success Adele has had in the past year with hersophomore album 21, you wonder when she’s going to hit her peak. Well, notanytime soon! The British star has broken yet another record with herGrammy-winning album by nabbing the title of the first artist to go doubleplatinum on iTunes. According to The Loop, 21 has sold over 2 million downloadssince it was released a year ago!
That’s not the only achievement Adele will be celebratingthis week! The hugely successful record is going on its 21 non-consecutive weekat the number one spot on the Billboard Top 200 Album Charts! Unbelievable,right?! But that’s still not all! Just this week, 21 hit its biggest salesselling 730,000 copies! In one week!
Columbia Records sent a press release yesterday thatreported Adele’s album is the longest running number one album by a woman inBillboard history. She took the throne from the one and only Whitney Houstonwho previously held the spot with 1992’s Bodyguard soundtrack.
The Someone Like You singer is fresh off of winning six Grammy’sand Album of the Year at the Brit Awards earlier this week. Needless to say, it’spretty good to be Adele!
What do you think about all of Adele’s success? Are you fanlike everyone else?!
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