Remix album

A remix album is an album consisting of remixes or rerecorded versions of an artists' earlier released material. The first act who employed the format was American singer-songwriter Harry Nilsson (Aerial Pandemonium Ballet, 1971).[1] As of 2007, the best-selling remix album of all time was Michael Jackson's Blood on the Dance Floor: HIStory in the Mix (1997).

List of best-selling remix albums

Best-selling remix albums worldwide
No. Album Artist Record label Released Claimed sales Ref.
1 Blood on the Dance Floor: HIStory in the Mix Michael Jackson Epic Records 1997 6,000,000 [2]
2 You Can Dance Madonna Sire Records 1987 5,000,000 [3]
2 Love The Beatles Apple Records 2006 5,000,000 [4]
3 Reanimation Linkin Park Warner Bros. Records 2002 1,900,000 (US) [5]
4 J to tha L–O! The Remixes Jennifer Lopez Epic Records 2002 1,496,000 (US) [6]
5 Shut Up and Dance: Mixes Paula Abdul Virgin Records 1990 1,000,000 [7]
5 Never Say Never: The Remixes Justin Bieber Island Records 2011 1,000,000
6 Misia Remix 2000 Little Tokyo Misia Arista Records 2000 831,000 [8]
7 Super Eurobeat Presents Ayu-ro Mix Ayumi Hamasaki Avex Trax 2000 650,000 [9]
8 Ayu-mi-x II Version Non-Stop Mega Mix Ayumi Hamasaki Avex Trax 2000 505,000 [10]
9 No More Games/The Remix Album New Kids on the Block Columbia Records 1990 500,000 (US) [11]
9 The Remix Lady Gaga Interscope Records 2010 500,000 [12]
9 The Remixes Shakira Sony Music 1997 500,000 [13]
9 Todas as Estações - Remixes [pt] Sandy & Junior Universal Music Group 2000 500,000 [14]
9 New Old Songs Limp Bizkit Interscope Records 2001 500,000 [15]
10 Bahane Remixes [tr] Sezen Aksu DMC [tr] 2005 421,000 [16]
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