Top 13 best-selling albums of the 21st century

Here are all of the published studio albums, released since 2000, with over 15 million worldwide physical and digital sales.

Australia Music Sales in Heavy Decline Across the Board

It seems like the music industry in Australia is in complete free fall. The Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) has reported that recording sales dropped 13.9 percent in 2010 by value (complete PDF here). Physical unit sales tanked by 19.5 percent.