Emeli Sande is closing the year out on a high note, not just with a chart-topping album, but strong sales.
According to The Official Charts, Sande’s breakthrough debut, “Our Version of Events,” finished 2012 at no.1 on the Albums Chart and has sold over 1.4 million copies since its release in February.
“Her debut album, Our Version Of Events, was released in February of this year and has spent an impressive 46 weeks in the Official Albums Chart Top 10 (including seven non-consecutive weeks at Number 1). To date it has sold nearly 1.4 million copies, making it the biggest selling album of 2012,” reports The Official Charts.
Sande won the BRIT Awards Critics’ Choice Award earlier this year and also performed during both the opening and closing ceremonies during the London 2012 Olympic Games.
Congrats to Emeli Sande!!
Rihanna’s “Unapologetic,” Bruno Mars’ “Unorthodox Jukebox” and Rita Ora’s “Ora” also made the year end chart at no.3, 5 and 8 respectively.