According to the new Nielson/Soundscan charts, Rihanna is the most downloaded artist of 2011.
Officials at the charts have revealed her sales stood at more than 47.5 million digital downloads at the end of 2011.
That’s a lot of downloads!
Coming in second, was The Black Eyed Peas with 42.4 million downloads.
The rest of the top 5 were close in and within the 40 million download area, with Eminem and Lady Gaga with 42.2 million and 42 million, respectively, while Taylor Swift closed out the top five with 41.8 million sales.
Congrats to all of these artist on the success of digital sales with illegal downloading still so ever present!