The numbers are in and 3.2 million vinyl records were sold in the UK in 2016. That's up 53% from 2015 and an unprecedented 25-year high.

In the year of the album, it only makes sense. David Bowie's Blackstar, which was undoubtedly the most sold vinyl of the year doubled the amount that Adele sold last year at her #1 spot. Find the fill list of the top 10 vinyl albums purchased in 2016 below.

  • Top 10 Vinyl Albums Of 2016
  • 1. David Bowie - Blackstar
  • 2. Amy Winehouse - Back To Black
  • 3. Various Artists - Guardians of the Galaxy Mix 1
  • 4. Radiohead - A Moon Shaped Pool
  • 5. Fleetwood Mac - Rumours
  • 6. The Stone Roses - Stone Roses
  • 7. Bob Marley - Legend
  • 8. The Beatles - Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band
  • 9. Prince - Purple Rain
  • 10. Nirvana - Nevermind