• Album sales Prince increased by 42 thousand percent since his death

  • Within three days after the death of the American singer Prince in the world has sold more than 579 thousand of his albums. Three days before the death of musician fans only bought 1.4 thousand records. Thus sales increased by 42 thousand per cent. The most popular compilations of the best songs by.

    Within three days after the death of the American singer Prince in the world has sold more than 579 thousand of his albums, said on Monday, April 25, USA Today, citing data from Nielsen Music. Three days before the death of musician fans only bought 1.4 thousand records. Thus sales increased by 42 thousand per cent.

    The highest dynamics was observed on Thursday, April 21 — the day after the news that Prince find dead in his house. The most popular compilations of its best songs. In second place was the album Purple Rain ("Purple rain"), the music which sounded in the same film.

    Experts predict that a collection of the Very Best will lead the Billboard 200.

    23 April the body of a Prince cremated in the suburbs of Minneapolis. The day before the forensic experts performed an autopsy, but the exact cause of death of the musician until he called. The results of the research they will publish in a few weeks.

    The singer was 57 years. It was noted that shortly before he suffered a severe form of influenza. The media also reported, that Prince was treated for a drug overdose.

    In 2005, the name of the Prince was inducted into the Hall of fame rock n ' roll. The most illustrious of its disk is considered Purple Rain (1984), it is regularly included in lists of the best albums of the rock ' n ' roll. The singer was the winner of the awards "Grammy", "Oscar" and "Golden globe". He recorded songs in the genres of rhythm and Blues, funk and rock. The first CD came out in 1978, he has released more than 20 albums.

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