Artists sing, but there is no greater achievement as being recognized as the top in the music industry by selling out your songs and albums massively. The following are some of the songs and albums highly downloaded in the year 2015.
To pimp a butterfly
It was the third studio album that was released by an American rapper “Kendrick Lamar.” The album came out on March 15, 2015. It was released by Top Dagw Entertainment and distributed by Interscope Records. It was a hip-hop music that was fused by Jazz rap. Lamar became prominent in the world of Music by being featured in several music videos. For example, he was featured in “All My Life (in the Ghetto)” that features Lil Wayne. This album managed a stream record of 9.6 million.
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This is the fourth album that was done by Drake, who was a Canadian. It was released by iTunes on February 13, 2015, but it was not announced. The debate followed about how genuine the project was, was it a mixtape or a studio album? Drake protected it and said it was a mixtape. It rose to the US Billboard Charts and Got over 17.3 million for online streaming credits.
Carrie and Lowell
It is the seventh studio album done by Sufjan Stevens and released by Asthmatic Kitty on March 31, 2015. This album is sparsely instrumental and marks a return to indie folk roots. The album sold over 51,000 copies in its first week. The remainder of the sales reflected on the albums streaming activity and its track sales.
It is the debut studio album of Jamie Smith, famously known as Jamii xx that was released on May 29, 2015, by Young Turks. The album was also rated number three on the UK album chart that made it sell over 19,255 copies in its first week. After it had entered the US Billboards at number one, it surged forward to 11.5 downloads.
“Surf” was the studio album owned by an American Band “The Social Experiment”. The album was released on May 28, 2015, exclusively for free downloading and it recorded tremendous a figure of 16.25 million downloads.
The Magic Whip
This is the eight studio recording that was done by the English rock band Blur. After being recorded in Hong Kong, it had then to be released by Parlophone on 27 April 2015. Its streaming though started way back in February when the video “Go Out “was uploaded to YouTube and downloaded many times.
In the lonely hour
The album was done by Sam Smith. Sam was a solo artist, and he made history by selling over 501, 000 sales. This year he is edging over 1.75 million downloads.
It is a song recorded by an American EDM group and a French Producer, DJ Snake. The album came out as a hit and rose to number 4 on the Billboard Hot 100. After its release on March 1, 2015, it received 43 million views and to 9.7 million downloads.
“Ayo” is a song sung by Chris Brown and an American rapper-Tyga. It was produced by American record producers (Mark Kragen and Nic Nac) whom Chris worked with on Loyal. The song was critically received but sold massively on the market.
Sugar (Maroon 5)
“Sugar” is a song done by an American pop rock artist Maroon 5. It was written by Adam Levine and his group. It was released on March 10 through the iTunes Store. The album sold over 3 million copies online.
Want to Want Me
It was released on March 9, 2015, by Jason Derulo. During its first week, it sold over 127,000 thousand units. Its online reception was also eagerly awaited because it took over the stage.
It is a song done by Nick Jonas for his second album. It peaked at number 7 in the US Billboard Hot 100. It became the dance song for many as it was nominated by Billboard for awards.
Stay With Me
“Stay With Me” is a gospel-inspired ballad written by Smith and his group. This song became Smiths all time favorite song. It appeared at number 10 in over twelve countries worldwide. Its sell rating was also tremendous. The song has sold 4.1 million copies in the US, making it number 7 when streaming was included in the sales category.
“Bloodstream” is a remixed song done by ED Sheran from his original song and served the fourth of seven promotional singles from x.
These albums have become famous hits in their respective areas. The singers also have benefited in many ways. Others were even awarded music awards for their great job.