1 in 8 albums bought in the U.S. are from British artists!


It has been revealed that 1 in 8 albums sold in the U.S are from British artists.

The invasion of U.K acts including Sam Smith, Ed Sheeran and One Direction helped the sales of albums in America.

Sam Smith's 'In The Lonely Hour' claimed the biggest selling British album with his single 'Stay With Me' also selling well.

Ed Sheeran, Coldplay, One Direction and Sam Smith records reached 3.5 million sales across the pond! 


Cover art for I've Had The Time Of My Life

On Air

Glen Hunt playing Bill Medley / Jennifer Warnes - I've Had The Time Of My Life