Sgt Pepper named UK’s No1 album
BY CRAIG SIMPSON THE Beatles’ Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band has been named the most popular British album of all time.
The 1967 record tops a chart ranked by physical sales, downloads and streams in the UK, compiled by the Official Charts Company. It had a combined sale of 5.34million.
The album came ahead of Adele’s 21, which earned second place on the chart, to be counted down on BBC Radio 2’s Pick Of The Pops today. The album achieved 5.11 million sales.
The 1995 Oasis album (What’s The Story) Morning Glory came third with 4.94 million sales.
Fourth was Pink Floyd’s 1973 release Dark Side Of The Moon, ahead of Michael Jackson’s 1982 album Thriller. RETURN Claire as Kim
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