Vinyl Sales Rise Again In The UK
Radiohead lead the way in small LP resurgenceAccording to the U.K.'s Official Charts Company's new figures, sales of vinyl albums in 2011 have already outsold the total for the whole of 2010, with over 240,000 LPs shifted, compared to 234,000 in 2010.
The 10 best-selling vinyl albums of 2011 in the U.K. thus far are as follows:
1. Radiohead – The Kings of Limbs
2. Adele – 21
3. Beady Eye – Different Gear, Still Speeding
4. Arctic Monkeys – Suck It and See
5. PJ Harvey – Let England Shake
6. Bon Iver – Bon Iver
7. Alex Turner – Submarine OST
8. Kate Bush – Director's Cut
9. Elbow – Build a Rocket Boys!
10. Nirvana – Nevermind
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