Eminem sold more albums than any other musician in 2018.
Even after 20 years of his legendary career, the Rap God Eminem is still outselling his counterparts. BuzzAngle Music released their annual year-end report and it revealed that the Detroit rapper sold more album (pure album sales) than any other music artist.
Eminem sold 755,027 units in 2018, half of those came from his hit platinum album ‘Kamikaze‘ which was the 4th bestselling album of the year and debuted at number one on the Billboard 200. K-Pop boy band BTS ranked number 2 on the list with 603,307 unites, Chris Stapleton 3rd with 577,287 units, Metallica 4th with 539,861 units and the joint album of Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper ranked 5th with 526,803 units.
Eminem also ranked 4th on the list of artists with total streams of 2018. He was streamed 4.7 billion times which included both audio and video streams. Drake topped the list with 10.5 billion streams, Post Malone ranked 2nd with 6.9 billion and the deceased rapper XXXTentacion ranked 3rd with 5.9 billion streams.
Eminem is also earned the 2019 Grammys nomination for Best Rap Song for his collaboration with Joyner Lucas ‘Lucky You‘.