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Adele takes over Eminem's spot as the artist with the best-selling album of 2011

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Adele’s 21 is the North America’s best-selling digital album of 2011, Billboard reports. The achievement makes her the first woman to sell one million digital copies in such a short period of time (21 was released Feb. 22).

Adele also stepped ahead of Eminem’s digital sales, passing his 1,005,000 copies with her 1,017,000 copies purchased. And let’s not forget to mention that 21 remains 2011’s best-selling album overall at 2.6 million records sold.

Impressive, yes? Have you bought 21 yet? If not, why? Let us know.

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