Top Worldwide Albums - Year-end 2005

The best-selling album of 2005 in Worldwide is X&Y by COLDPLAY which sold 8,300,000 copies.

RankArtistAlbumSalesReleased
1 COLDPLAY X&Y 8,300,000 2005
2 MARIAH CAREY THE EMANCIPATION OF MIMI 7,700,000 2005
3 50 CENT THE MASSACRE 7,500,000 2005
4 THE BLACK EYED PEAS MONKEY BUSINESS 6,800,000 2005
5 GREEN DAY AMERICAN IDIOT 6,400,000 2004
6 MADONNA CONFESSIONS ON A DANCE FLOOR 6,300,000 2005
7 KELLY CLARKSON BREAKAWAY 6,100,000 2004
8 EMINEM CURTAIN CALL: THE HITS 5,500,000 2005
9 JAMES BLUNT BACK TO BEDLAM 5,500,000 2004
10 ROBBIE WILLIAMS INTENSIVE CARE 5,400,000 2005
11 GORILLAZ DEMON DAYS 2005
12 GWEN STEFANI LOVE, ANGEL, MUSIC, BABY 2004
13 MICHAEL BUBLÉ IT'S TIME 2005
14 KANYE WEST LATE REGISTRATION 2005
15 ENYA AMARANTINE 2005
16 IL DIVO IL DIVO 2004
17 JACK JOHNSON IN BETWEEN DREAMS 2005
18 THE GAME THE DOCUMENTARY 2005
19 SYSTEM OF A DOWN MEZMERIZE 2005
20 DESTINY'S CHILD #1'S 2005
21 IL DIVO ANCORA 2005
22 KENNY CHESNEY THE ROAD AND THE RADIO 2005
23 FOO FIGHTERS IN YOUR HONOR 2005
24 NICKELBACK ALL THE RIGHT REASONS 2005
25 BACKSTREET BOYS NEVER GONE 2005
26 NOW SERIES (US) NOW THAT'S WHAT I CALL MUSIC! VOL. 20 2005
27 SHAKIRA FIJACION ORAL VOL. 1 2005
28 THE KILLERS HOT FUSS 2004
29 RASCAL FLATTS FEELS LIKE TODAY 2004
30 BON JOVI HAVE A NICE DAY 2005
31 SOUNDTRACK GET RICH OR DIE TRYIN' 2005
32 THE ROLLING STONES A BIGGER BANG 2005
33 NOW SERIES (US) NOW THAT'S WHAT I CALL MUSIC! VOL. 19 2005
34 THE PUSSYCAT DOLLS PCD 2005
35 KEN HIRAI (平井 堅) KEN HIRAI 10TH ANNIVERSARY COMPLETE SINGLE COLLECTION '95-'05 歌バカ 2005
36 FAITH HILL FIREFLIES 2005
37 CARRIE UNDERWOOD SOME HEARTS 2005
38 ROD STEWART THANKS FOR THE MEMORY - THE GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK VOL. IV 2005
39 KETSUMEISHI (ケツメイシ) KETSUNOPOLICE 4 (ケツノポリス4) 2005
40 JENNIFER LOPEZ REBIRTH 2005
41 MAROON 5 SONGS ABOUT JANE 2002
42 SYSTEM OF A DOWN HYPNOTIZE 2005
43 FALL OUT BOY FROM UNDER THE CORK TREE 2005
44 AKON TROUBLE 2004
45 OASIS DON'T BELIEVE THE TRUTH 2005
46 GREEN DAY BULLET IN A BIBLE 2005
47 ROB THOMAS SOMETHING TO BE 2005
48 JOHN LEGEND GET LIFTED 2004
49 SANTANA ALL THAT I AM 2005
50 HILARY DUFF MOST WANTED 2005

Source: IFPI Global Music Report