Maroon 5, Amy Winehouse, Kanye albums are iTunes best-sellers this year

Akon, Fergie and Gwen Stefani are among singles successes

Maroon 5’s ‘It Won’t Be Soon Before Long’ was inveiled today as the best-selling album on US iTunes this year. Amy Winehouse’s ‘Back To Black’ was in second place while Kanye West’s ‘Graduation’ came in third.

50 Cent’s ‘Curtis’ which went head to head with Kanye in its first week of release, did not even feature in the Top Ten.

In song downloads, Fergie’s ‘Big Girls Don’t Cry’ was the top seller, followed by Gwen Stefani’s ‘The Sweet Escape’ and Plain White T’s ‘Hey There Delilah’.

The top ten best selling albums on iTunes were:

1. Maroon 5 ‘It Won’t Be Soon Before Long’

2. Amy Winehouse ‘Back To Black’

3. Kanye West ‘Graduation’

4. Daughtry ‘Daughtry’

5. Colbie Caillat ‘Coco’

6. Linkin Park ‘Minutes to Midnight’

7. Various Artists ‘High School Musical 2’ (OST)

8. Timbaland ‘Shock Value’

9. John Mayer ‘Continuum’

10.Various Artists ‘Hairspray’ (OST)

Top ten best-selling songs on iTunes:

1. Fergie ‘Big Girls Don’t Cry (Personal)’

2. Gwen Stefani ‘The Sweet Escape’

3. Plain White Ts ‘Hey There Delilah’

4. Avril Lavigne ‘Girlfriend’

5. Fergie ‘Glamorous’

6. Kanye West ‘Stronger’

7. Maroon 5 ‘Makes Me Wonder’

8. Akon ‘Don’t Matter’

9. Timbaland ‘The Way I Are (feat. Keri Hilson & D.O.E.)

10. Shop Boyz ‘Party Like a Rock Star’

–By our New York staff.

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