Who knew Beyoncé’s album would still be slaying nearly a year after she surprised the masses with it last December?
Target was so mad that Queen B quietly uploaded her visual album “Beyonce” straight to iTunes that it refused to sell physical copies in its stores. Even without Target’s support, the project shot right to #1 as it sold more than 1 million copies in the first week.
“Beyoncé” became the best-selling album of 2013 by a female artist almost instantly. More incredible than that, however, is the fact that SoundScan has just reported that it is the top-selling album of 2014 so far. According to Billboard.com, Beyoncé has moved almost 800,000, which is more than any other album by a solo artist released this year has sold.
At 776,000 units sold this year, her closest competition has been Lorde’s “Pure Heroine,” which moved 754,000 copies.
Beyoncé Keeps Winning With ‘Beyoncé’ Reigning As Top-Selling Album Of 2014 was originally published on hellobeautiful.com