Top-selling music albums in the United States in 1st half 2017, based on unit sales (in thousands)

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Number of units sold in thousands
÷ - Ed Sheeran710.77
Moana - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack587.22
24K Magic - Bruno Mars463.81
From A Room: Volume 1 - Chris Stapleton428.52
Trolls - Various Artists393.29
More Life - Drake356.51
Guardians of the Galaxy: Awesome Mix, Vol. 2346.77
Beauty And The Beast - 2017 Original Motion Picture Soundtrack336.62
Various Artists - Suicide Squad: The Album321.3 Self-destruct - Metallica300.36

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This statistic presents the ten best-selling albums in the United States in the first half of 2017. Ed Sheeran's '÷' was the the most successful album of the first half of the year, selling over 710 thousand copies in the United States. For a statistic on overall album sales from 2007 through 2016, click here.
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Release date
July 2017
United States
Survey time period
H1 2017
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Figures have been rounded.

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