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Jones’ album becomes the best-seller

music Updated: Mar 27, 2012 01:43 IST

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Singer Norah Jones' record Come Away With Me has topped the best-selling Billboard albums chart of the past decade.

Jones debut record has sold nearly 11 million copies since it was released in 2002. Rapper Eminem’s album The Eminem Show and singer Usher’s Confessions were second and third after selling 10 million and more than nine million respectively.

Adele’s album 21 is fourth in the list, which is compiled by Nielsen Soundscan, a tracking sales of music and its video products. The British singer sophomore album has sold more than eight million copies and is the best-selling record of the last 10 years by an artist outside the US.

Rapper 50 Cent’s Get Rich Or Die Trying notched up more than eight million sales, while records by bands Evanescence and Nickelback were in sixth and seventh place, reports