Ed Sheeran's album X is this year's best seller in UK, so far
October 3 , 2014
Ed Sheeran’s album X has become Britain’s top-selling album this year, so far.
It has overtaken Coldplay’s Ghost Stories, the previous best-selling album of 2014, which has sold around 470,000 copies since its debut in May.
Sheeran’s latest has sold over 634,000 copies since its June release, according to data released by Official Charts Company. Sheeran, 23, said he was happy people were “enjoying my album so much”.
Nine of the top 10 UK albums of 2014 so far are by British performers.