The Best Selling Movie Soundtracks Of All Time

So what movies make the most sold movie soundtrack list? Check it out!

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Album Artist Millions  Sold
1. The Bodyguard: Original Soundtrack Album The S.O.U.L. S.Y.S.T.E.M 17
2. Saturday Night Fever: The Original Movie Sound Track David Shire 15
3. Music from the Motion Picture “Purple Rain” Prince 13
4. Dirty Dancing: Original Soundtrack From The Motion Picture Various Artists 11
5. Titanic: Music from the Motion Picture James Horner 11
6. The Lion King: Special Edition Various Artists 10
7. Footloose (1984 Film) Shalamar 9
8. Top Gun Soundtrack Various Artists 9
9. Grease (Original 1978 Motion Picture Soundtrack) Olivia Newton-John 8
10. Waiting To Exhale: Original Soundtrack Album Aretha Franklin 7
11. O Brother, Where Art Thou? Various Artists 7
12. The Big Chill – 15th Anniversary: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Various Artists 6
13. Flashdance: Original Soundtrack from the Motion Picture Various Artists 6
14. Pure Country [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] George Strait 6
15. Forrest Gump Various Artists 6
16. Space Jam: Music from and Inspired by the Motion Picture Various Artists 6
17. City Of Angels: Music From The Motion Picture Gabriel Yared 5
18. Sleepless In Seattle: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Various Artists 4
19. Armageddon: The Album Various Artists 4
20. 8 Mile: Music from and Inspired by the Motion Picture Eminem 4

Some interesting ones in there! I actually don’t own any of those! Amazing!

Submeg

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Data from: http://www.amazon.com/Best-Selling-Soundtracks-All-Time/lm/3C9UKQZ4J5D5V
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7 replies on “Best Selling Movie Soundtracks Of All Time

  1. Would the “Sound of Music” be considered a sound track? If it is I would have thought that would have been on the list.

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    1. I would think that the Sound of Music would be considered a musical, and therefore it’s “soundtrack” is actually the whole play. So this is probably why it is not in the list.

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  2. I’m surprised not to see the film the
    Graduate with music from Simon& garfunkle not listed?

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