Vintage Vinyl's Top 50 Best-Selling CDs and Top 25 Best-Selling LPs of 2008


Vintage Vinyl just released its list of best-selling LPs and CDs of 2008. (Physical product? Remember that?) Interesting to see how many local releases -- and how much hip-hop/R&B/rap -- is on the CD list, while how much old (and new) indie rock is on the LP list. Looks like you kids are downloading albums by the new rock bands for free, eh?

Top 50 Best-Selling CDs
1. Story Of The Year Black Swan
2. Lil Wayne Tha Carter III
3. Ludo You're Awful I Love You
4. Young Jeezy Recession
5. Black Spade To Serve With Love
6. Erykah Badu New Amerykah Part One
7. T.I. Paper Trail
8. Jus Bleezy Go Hard Or Go Home
9. Radiohead In Rainbows
10. Nelly Brass Knuckles
11. Nas Nas
12. Vampire Weekend Vampire Weekend
13. M.I.A. Kala
14. Kanye West 808s & Heartbreak
15. Roots Rising Down
16. Beck Modern Guilt
17. MGMT Oracular Spectacular
18. Portishead Third
19. Usher Here I Stand
20. Raheem Devaughn Love Behind The Melody

21. Coldplay Viva La Vida
22.Marvin Sapp Thirsty
23. Rick Ross Trilla
24. Keyshia Cole Just Like You
25. Soundtrack Juno
26. Jazmin Sullivan Fearless
27. Death Cab For Cutie Narrow Stairs
28. Raconteurs Consolers Of The Lonely
29. DJ CD Hard On The Streets
30. Black Keys Attack & Release
31. Gnarls Barkley The Odd Couple
32. Coultrain Adventures Of Seymour
33. Sigur Ros Med Sud I Eyrum Vid
34. Kings Of Leon Only By The Night
35. Amy Winehouse Back To Black
36. Flogging Molly Float
37. Fleet Foxes Fleet Foxes
38. My Morning Jacket Evil Urges
39. Lupe Fiasco Lupe Fiasco's The Cool
40. Ne-Yo Year Of The Gentleman
41. N.E.R.D. Seeing Sounds
42. Mary J. Blige Growing Pains
43. Plies Definition Of Real
44. Adele Adele
45. Alicia Keys As I Am
46. Bun-B II Trill
47. Gotta Be Karim Bean Pie
48. Ludacris Theater Of The Mind
49. Metallica Death Magnetic
50. She & Him Volume One

Top 25 Vinyl LPs
1. Radiohead In Rainbows
2. Jimi Hendrix Live At Monterey
3. Portishead Third
4. Soundtrack Juno
5. Beatles Abbey Road
6. Radiohead OK Computer
7. Black Keys Attack & Release
8. Neutral Milk Hotel In The Aeroplane Over the Sea
9. John Coltrane Love Supreme
10. Ryan Adams Cardinology
11. Radiohead Kid A
12. Beck Modern Guilt
13. Neutral Milk Hotel On Avery Island
14. M.I.A. Arular
15. Wilco Yankee Foxtrot Hotel
16. Pixies Doolittle
17. Pearl Jam Ten
18. Elliott Smith Either/Or
19. Stephen Malkmus Cold Son
20. Raconteurs Consolers of The Lonely
21. Erykah Badu New Amerykah Part One
22. Johnny Cash Man Comes Around
23. Amy Winehouse Back To Black
24. Weezer Weezer
25. Beck Sea Change

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