Adele's 'Rolling in the Deep' Is Biggest-Selling Digital Song by Female Artist


Adele's 'Rolling in the Deep' Is Biggest-Selling Digital Song by Female Artist


In the all-time list which compiles songs from every music act, the single is the second-best seller after Black Eyed Peas' 'I Gotta Feeling'.

Adele continues to score a major milestone. After being hailed as a female artist with the longest No.1 domination on Billboard Hot 200, the British pop sensation now becomes a woman in music industry who has the biggest-selling digital song, thanks to her smash hit "Rolling in the Deep".

The single raked in 5.92 million copies last January when Nielsen SoundScan released its "2011 Music Industry Report", but now it has moved to 6.68 million. It surpasses Lady GaGa's "Poker Face" (6.62 million) to become the biggest seller in the all-female list of all time.

In the all-time list which gathers all music acts, Adele moves from her position at No. 7 last January to being ranked the second after Black Eyed Peas. will.i.am and his bandmates come in her way to top the list with their worldwide hit "I Gotta Feeling" (7.82 million).

Also making a huge jump is LMFAO. From sitting no where on the top-10 list, the duo rocket to No. 6 with their club-ready anthem "Party Rock Anthem" (6.26 million). Flo Rida and Ke$ha follow at No. 7 and 8 with "Low" (6.23 million) and "Tik Tok" (6.22 million) respectively.

  1. "I Gotta Feeling" - Black Eyed Peas (7.82 million)
  2. "Rolling in the Deep" - Adele (6.68 million)
  3. "Poker Face" - Lady GaGa (6.62 million)
  4. "Just Dance" - Lady GaGa (6.53 million)
  5. "Boom Boom Pow" - Black Eyed Peas (6.34 million)
  6. "Party Rock Anthem" - LMFAO (6.26 million)
  7. "Low" - Flo Rida (6.23 million)
  8. "Tik Tok" - Ke$ha (6.22 million)
  9. "I'm Yours" - Jason Mraz (6.02 million)
  10. "Dynamite" - Taio Cruz (5.90 million)


© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Kim Kardashian Hits Back at Haters Over Her Unretouched Bikini Photos
  2. Kim and Kourtney Kardashian Flaunt Beach Bodies in Skimpy Bikinis During Mexican Trip
  3. Sylvester Stallone May Star in More Marvel Films After 'GOTG 2'
  4. Kim Kardashian's 'Jealous' of Kourtney's Hot Beach Body
  5. 'Dancing with the Stars' Features Shocking Elimination on 'Boy Bands and Girl Groups' Night
  6. Aaron Hernandez's Male Prison Lover Is Allegedly Revealed, Lawyer Denies Gay Rumor
  7. 'The Voice' Live Top 12 Eliminations: Who Is the First to Get Sent Home?
  8. Scott Disick Hangs Out With Khloe Kardashian Look-Alike in the Beverly Hills Hotel
  9. Scott Gimple Teases Rick's Death in 'The Walking Dead' Season 8
  10. 'KUWTK': Lisa Rinna's Family to Replace the Kardashians

CELEBS PHOTO