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The Eagles Just Beat Michael Jackson for Best-Selling Album in History

30 days ago   |   By Time

NEW YORK - The Eagles' greatest hits album has moonwalked past Michael Jackson's “Thriller” to become history's best-selling album of all-time.
The Recording Industry Association of America told The Associated Press on Monday that the Eagles' album - “Their Greatest Hits 1971-1975” - is now certified 38x platinum, which means sales and streams of the album have reached 38 million copies.
The album was released in 1976 and pushes Jackson's “Thriller,” which is 33x platinum, to second place.
RIAA also said that the Eagles' “Hotel California,” released in 1977, is now 26x platinum and makes...
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The 50 best-selling albums of all time

The 50 best-selling albums of all time

30 days ago   |   By Business Insider

The Eagles have knocked the King of Pop off of his throne.
The band's greatest hits album, released in 1976, has surpassed Michael Jackson's seminal 1982 album "Thriller" to take the top spot on the RIAA's list of the highest-selling albums of all time in the US, the Associated Press reports .
Here we compiled the RIAA's data for the best-selling albums in US history , and some of the other names that appear in the top 50 are unexpected.
Check out the 50 best-selling albums of all time: 50. Phil Collins - "No Jacket Required"
Certified units: 12 million
Buy it here > > 49. Matchbox Twenty...
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Beating King of Pop, The Eagles have No.1 album of all-time

30 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

NEW YORK - The Eagles' greatest hits album has moonwalked past Michael Jackson's "Thriller" to become history's best-selling album of all-time. The Recording Industry Association of America told The Associated Press on Monday that the Eagles' album - "Their Greatest Hits 1971-1975" - is now certified 38x platinum, which means sales and streams of the album have reached 38 million copies. The album was released in 1976 and pushes Jackson's "Thriller," which is 33x platinum, to second place.
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