Coldplay, AC/DC and Mamma Mia Biggest World Hits in 08
The band sold 6.8m copies according to the IFPI, the body that represents the recording industry worldwide. Veteran rockers AC/DC secured the number two spot with their 15th studio album Black Ice.
The cast of Mamma Mia! The Movie, including Meryl Streep, were at number three with their soundtrack album, which was released in July 2008. - more on this story
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