The list of best-selling albums in Europe in 2008 was first published in Billboard magazine (December 20, 2008). Sales figures are based on the Billboard European Top 100 Albums chart, compiled from national sales charts in 18 European countries: United Kingdom, France, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Italy, Spain, Holland, Belgium, Ireland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Portugal, Hungary, Grecce, Czech Republic. The most successful album of 2008 was Back To Black by Amy Winehouse with sales over 3 million copies.
|1||Amy Winehouse||Back to Black|
|3||Coldplay||Viva La Vida or Death and All His Friends|
|5||Amy MacDonald||This Is the Life|