The Best Selling Albums of 2012 in the UK


Adele may have dominated the charts internationally, but in this list she was topped by newcomer Emeli Sande, whose debut album Our Version of Events was the best-selling project of 2012 in the UK. Check out the top 20 below, and head to to see the full list.

01. Emeli Sande – Our Version of Events
02. Adele – 21
03. Ed sheeran – +
04. Lana Del Rey – Born To Die
05. One Direction – Take Me Home
06. Mumford & Sons – Babel
07. Olly Murs – Right Place Right Time
08. Michael Buble – Christmas
09. Coldplay – Mylo Xyloto
10. Rihanna – Unapologetic
11. Paloma Faith – Fall to Grace
12. Pink – The Truth About Love
13. Robbie Williams – Take The Crown
14. Rod Stewart – Merry Christmas Baby
15. One Direction – Up All Night
16. Jessie J – Who You Are
17. Calvin Harris – 18 Months
18. Neil Diamond – The Very Best Of
19. Rihanna – Talk That Talk
20. Olly Murs – In Case You Didn’t Know

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  • PancakeMcKennz

    *golf claps for Rihanna*

  • mixmason

    emeli’s album is amazing , still can’t figure out why she hasn’t taken off in the US yet

  • JeiSun

    Not hating on her, but a certain picture of her had me thinking this was Danny Browns cute twin sister.

  • Kristen

    Glad to see Ed up there! Really comprehensive post! I wrote a post on my own blog, Stay On Key about Ed and his new album, X, which will hopefully appear on this list again soon! If you feel like checking it out, here’s the link!:

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