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Old 03-09-03, 06:52 PM
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Albums Sold Question

Is there a website out there that lists the number of albums sold for any given artist.

For instance, is there a site where I could find out how many albums Nirvana's "Bleach" sold? I don't want the answer to this particular question but you get the idea.

How about just gold and platinum status?

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Old 03-09-03, 07:44 PM
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I think there used to be something like this on the RIAA.ORG site but I can't reach it today.
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Old 03-09-03, 11:23 PM
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Only problem with RIAA is that it only gives you platinum and gold database...
Thats based on units shipped and not how many albums were actually sold..
Plus a double album counts as 2 to them..so its not really accurate..
Someone could ship a million copies and not sell one copy and they would still get a platinum award..

You have to have an "in" within the industry to get access to Soundscan..
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