Eminem Sold More Albums Than Any Artists in 2018

By on January 9, 2019

BuzzAngle Music’s annual year-end music report has revealed Eminem sold more albums than any other artist in 2018.
According to the data, Slim Shady is at the top of the list with a pure album sales total of 755,027 units. Roughly half of those numbers are attributed to Kamikaze, Em’s 10th studio album.


South Korean boy band BTS landed in the No. 2 spot with 603,307 total units, while country star Chris Stapleton settled in at No. 3 with 577,287.
Em also ranked at No. 4 in the Total Consumption category, trailing behind Drake (No. 1), Post Malone (No. 2) and XXXTENTACION (No. 4).
The Detroit-bred rap behemoth succeeded in the streaming category as well. With more than 2.5 billion streams, he reached the No. 4 spot.
Kamikaze was streamed over 760 million times and debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart following last August’s release.