DISCOVERY by ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA sales and awards

DISCOVERY by ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA has sold 3,182,864 copies in 9 countries. The album sold best in United States (2,000,000 copies), Canada (300,000 copies) and United Kingdom (300,000 copies).

SALES RANKINGS

DISCOVERY certifications and sales

Country / region Sales Certification / source Certification date / sales as of
Argentina 120,000 2x Platinum 8 November, 1993
Argentina
Sales: 120,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 8 November, 1993
Canada 300,000 3x Platinum 1979
Canada
Sales: 300,000
Certification / note: 3x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 1979
France 100,000 1x Gold 1980
France
Sales: 100,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 1980
Germany 250,000 1x Gold 1979
Germany
Sales: 250,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 1979
Hong Kong 20,000 1x Platinum
Hong Kong
Sales: 20,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Japan 77,864 Oricon charts
Japan
Sales: 77,864
Certification / note: Oricon charts
Certification Date / sales as of:
New Zeland 15,000 1x Platinum
New Zeland
Sales: 15,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
United Kingdom 300,000 1x Platinum 7 June, 1979
United Kingdom
Sales: 300,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 7 June, 1979
United States 2,000,000 2x Platinum 10 January, 1997
United States
Sales: 2,000,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 10 January, 1997
Total sales 3,182,864 (in 9 countries)
Total
Sales: 3,182,864
(in 9 countries)