Biggest US Opening Sales For An Album – 1999 To Present

March 7, 2005 By Jordan Miller

Here are the biggest selling albums of the past six years, Britneys in their 3 times…

01. No Strings Attached – ‘N Sync 2,415,859 (8 April 2000)
02. Celebrity – ‘N Sync 1,879,955 (11 August 2001)
03. The Marshall Mathers LP – Eminem 1,760,049 (10 June 2000)
04. Black & Blue – Backstreet Boys 1,591,191 (9 December 2000)
05. The Eminem Show – Eminem 1,321,800 (15 June 2002)
06. Oops… I Did It Again – Britney Spears 1,319,193 (3 June 2000)
07. Millennium – Backstreet Boys 1,133,505 (5 June 1999)
08. Confessions – Usher 1,099,733 (10 April 2004)
09. Chocolate Starfish And The Hot Dog Flavored Water – Limp Bizkit 1,054,511
10. Feels Like Home – Norah Jones 1,022,149
11. Weathered – Creed 887,225 (8 December 2001)
12. Up! – Shania Twain 874,000 (7 December 2002)
13. Get Rich Or Die Tryin’ – 50 Cent 872,000 (22 February 2003)
14. How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb – U2 840,000 (11 December 2004)
15. Meteora – Linkin Park 810,000 (12 April 2003)
16. Home – Dixie Chicks 780,000 (14 September 2002)
17. Live Like You Were Dying – Tim McGraw 765,739 (11 September 2004)
18. Britney – Britney Spears 745,750 (24 November 2001)
19. Everyday – Dave Matthews Band 732,720 (17 March 2001)
20. Break The Cycle – Staind 716,003 (9 June 2001)
21. Nellyville – Nelly 714,000 (13 July 2002)
22. Encore – Eminem 711,000 (27 November 2004)
23. 8 Mile – Soundtrack 702,000 (16 November 2002)
24. …And Then There Was X – DMX 698,400 (8 January 2000)
25. Flesh Of My Flesh, Blood Of My Blood – DMX 670,277 (9 January 1999)
26. Survivor – Destiny’s Child 663,280 (19 May 2001)
27. Busted Stuff – Dave Matthews Band 662,000 (3 August 2002)
28. Ricky Martin – Ricky Martin 660,807 (29 May 1999)
29. Significant Other – Limp Bizkit 635,000 (10 July 1999)
30. Now 7 – Various Artists 621,419 (18 August 2001)
31. The Diary Of Alicia Keys – Alicia Keys 618,000 (20 December 2003)
32. Measure Of A Man – Clay Aiken 613,000 (1 November 2003)
33. In The Zone – Britney Spears 609,300 (6 December 2003)
34. All For You – Janet 605,128 (12 May 2001)
35. Tim McGraw And The Dancehall Doctors – Tim McGraw 602,000 (14 December 2002)

Credit: BritneyUnleashed.com