“25”, the new album from Adele Adkins, a British singer, was released on Friday.
projected first-week sales - 1.5 million in CD sales and 1 million projected digital sales.
preorders taken by iTunes, while Amazon has pre-sold 100,000 physical and digital copies.
copies of “Hello”, a single released on October 23rd, in America in a week, making it the fastest-selling song since Elton John’s “Candle in the Wind” in 1997, in the pre-digital era.
number of views for the video of "Hello" on YouTube.
copies sold in the U.S. within the first six days, comfortably beating expectations of 2.5 million prior to its release.