Chart success: 1

On November 19th 2000, The Beatles' 1 album began an 11-week run at number one on the UK Albums Chart. It reached number one on the US Billboard on December 2nd for nine straight weeks and once again on December 23rd, for another two weeks.

1 was a commercial powerhouse, selling over 31 million copies; making it the best-selling album of the decade worldwide.

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