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The Discogs Top 50 Best Selling Records Of May 2018

One month past record store day and life is mostly back to normal, with a few lingering hangers-on. New releases by Beach House and Nu Guinea made waves and broke into the top lists, let’s see if they stay there. There’s always a chance that an injection of new releases may bring up the market put up a new perennial seller. With any hope, the fresh copies of staples like Magical Mystery Tour will be able to supply the market with enough copies to keep it on the charts. In order for a record (or CD, or what have you) to make it to the charts, it must first be contributed to the database. If you’re new to contribution, have a look at the Quick Start Guide to get a feel for the process. If you get stuck, the resident experts in our Help Forums can get you on your way!

Pink Floyd - The Dark Side Of The Moon

#1 – Pink Floyd – The Dark Side Of The Moon

Previous Month’s Position: #4

Sleep - The Sciences

#2 – Sleep – The Sciences

Previous Month’s Position: #6

Michael Jackson - Thriller

#3 – Michael Jackson – Thriller

Previous Month’s Position: #8

Fleetwood Mac - Rumours

#4 – Fleetwood Mac – Rumours

Previous Month’s Position: #9

Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here

#5 – Pink Floyd – Wish You Were Here

Previous Month’s Position: #12

The Beatles - Abbey Road

#8 – The Beatles – Abbey Road

Previous Month’s Position: #22

Pink Floyd - The Wall

#9 – Pink Floyd – The Wall

Previous Month’s Position: #21

Led Zeppelin - Untitled

#11 – Led Zeppelin – Untitled

Previous Month’s Position: #7

Dire Straits - Brothers In Arms

#12 – Dire Straits – Brothers In Arms

Previous Month’s Position: #11

Queen - A Night At The Opera

#13 – Queen – A Night At The Opera

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

Eagles - Hotel California

#14 – Eagles – Hotel California

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

The Beatles - The Beatles

#15 – The Beatles – The Beatles

Previous Month’s Position: #32

Dire Straits - Dire Straits

#16 – Dire Straits – Dire Straits

Previous Month’s Position: #48

Tracy Chapman - Tracy Chapman

#17 – Tracy Chapman – Tracy Chapman

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue

#18 – Miles Davis – Kind Of Blue

Previous Month’s Position: #31

Led Zeppelin = Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin II = レッド・ツェッペリン Ⅱ

#19 – Led Zeppelin – Led Zeppelin II

Previous Month’s Position: #34

Supertramp - Breakfast In America

#20 – Supertramp – Breakfast In America

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

New Order - BlueMonday-95

#21 – New Order – Blue Monday

Previous Month’s Position: #27

Beach House - 7

#23 – Beach House – 7

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

Bruce Springsteen - Born In The U.S.A.

#24 – Bruce Springsteen – Born In The U.S.A.

Previous Month’s Position: #38

Sade - Diamond Life

#25 – Sade – Diamond Life

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

Nu Guinea - Nuova Napoli

#28 – Nu Guinea – Nuova Napoli

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

Pink Floyd - Animals

#29 – Pink Floyd – Animals

Previous Month’s Position: #47

Bruce Springsteen - Greatest Hits

#30 – Bruce Springsteen – Greatest Hits

Previous Month’s Position: #6

Michael Jackson - Bad

#31 – Michael Jackson – Bad

Previous Month’s Position: #49

Prince And The Revolution - Purple Rain

#32 – Prince And The Revolution – Purple Rain

Previous Month’s Position: #37

The Beatles - Revolver

#33 – The Beatles – Revolver

Previous Month’s Position: #44

Pink Floyd - Meddle

#34 – Pink Floyd – Meddle

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

#35 – Michael Jackson – Off The Wall

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

The Rolling Stones - Sticky Fingers

#36 – The Rolling Stones – Sticky Fingers

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

The Beatles - 1962-1966

#37 – The Beatles – 1962-1966

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour Plus Other Songs

#38 – The Beatles – Magical Mystery Tour

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

The Doors - The Doors

#39 – The Doors – The Doors

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

The Beatles - 1967-1970

#40 – The Beatles – 1967-1970

Previous Month’s Position: #50

Queen - Greatest Hits

#41 – Queen – Greatest Hits

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin

#42 – Led Zeppelin – Led Zeppelin

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

U2 - The Joshua Tree

#43 – U2 – The Joshua Tree

Previous Month’s Position: #N/

Steely Dan - Aja

#44 – Steely Dan – Aja

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

Black Sabbath - Paranoid

#45 – Black Sabbath – Paranoid

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

Nirvana - Nevermind

#47 – Nirvana – Nevermind

Previous Month’s Position: #42

AC/DC - Back In Black

#48 – AC/DC – Back In Black

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

The Beatles - Let It Be

#50 – The Beatles – Let It Be

Previous Month’s Position: #N/A

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1 Comment
  • Aug 13,2018 at 8:36 pm

    That’s crazy! I’ve got quite a few of these CD’s. If not on CD then digital download on my pc. Nirvana, Michael Jackson, Queen, AC/DC etc. I think that’s a pretty solid list

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