Some articles on biggest selling single, single, singles:
... The single itself sold 1.45 million copies and even managed a first week sale of 0.5 million, meaning it would have easily topped the chart any other week ... The biggest selling single to peak at #3 is New Order's "Blue Monday", which has sold just over a million copies ... said this was not achieved on its own merit, because its two remixes caused the single to be re-issued twice, pushing up sales ...
... It was made famous by Ken Dodd as a single, released in 1965 ... It became a #1 hit in the UK Singles Chart and the biggest selling single of 1965 ... His debut single, "Love is like a Violin" reached #8 in 1960 ...
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