List of best-selling remix albums

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A remix album is an album consisting mostly of remixes or re-recorded versions of a music artists' earlier released material.

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 [1]
2 You Can Dance Madonna Sire Records 1987 5,000,000 [2]
2 Love The Beatles Apple Records 2006 5,000,000 [3]
3 Reanimation Linkin Park Warner Bros. Records 2002 1,900,000 (US) [4]
4 J to tha L–O! The Remixes Jennifer Lopez Epic Records 2002 1,496,000 (US) [5]
5 Shut Up and Dance: Mixes Paula Abdul Virgin Records 1990 1,000,000 [6]
5 Never Say Never: The Remixes Justin Bieber Island Records 2011 1,000,000 [7]
6 Super Eurobeat Presents Ayu-ro Mix Ayumi Hamasaki Avex Trax 2000 650,000 [8]
7 Ayu-mi-x II Version Non-Stop Mega Mix Ayumi Hamasaki Avex Trax 2000 505,000 [9]
8 No More Games/The Remix Album New Kids on the Block Columbia Records 1990 500,000 (US) [10]
8 The Remix Lady Gaga Interscope Records 2010 500,000 [11]
8 The Remixes Shakira Sony Music 1997 500,000 [12]
8 Todas as Estações - Remixes Sandy & Junior Universal Music Group 2000 500,000 [13]
8 New Old Songs Limp Bizkit Interscope Records 2001 500,000 [14]
9 Bahane Remixes Sezen Aksu DMC 2005 421,000 [15]
10 Recharged Linkin Park Warner Bros. Records
Machine Shop Records
2013 111,000
(500,000 Worldwide)
[4]

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  2. ^ "Madonna, take a bow". The Detroit News. March 8, 2008. Retrieved July 27, 2013. ...a fixture in the city's underground dance club scene, her collection of remixes released a year later in 1987 eventually went on to sell five million copies... 
  3. ^ "Madonna, take a bow". EMI Group plc preliminary results for the financial year ended 31 March 2007. 21 May 2007. Archived from the original on 19 December 2007. Retrieved July 27, 2007. 
  4. ^ a b Trust, Gary (June 24, 2014). "Ask Billboard: With Nico & Vinz, Norway Continues U.S. Chart Invasion". Billboard. Retrieved October 10, 2014. 
  5. ^ "Ask Billboard: Analyzing 'American Idol'". Billboard. October 1, 2010. Retrieved March 11, 2012. 
  6. ^ "Paula Abdul back with her brand of light pop". Spartanburg Herald-Journal. June 24, 1995. p. A9. 
  7. ^ Wilson, Paula (March 31, 2015). "Justin Bieber's Spiraling Career By The Numbers". Celebrity Net Worth. Retrieved May 4, 2015. 
  8. ^ "浜崎あゆみ-ORICON STYLE ミュージック<!". ORICON. Retrieved February 25, 2014. 
  9. ^ "オリコンランキング情報サービス「you大樹」" [Oricon Ranking Information Service 'You Big Tree']. Oricon (in Japanese). Retrieved May 21, 2014. (Subscription required (help)). 
  10. ^ "US Certifications". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved 2014-12-06. 
  11. ^ Ziegbe, Mawuse (July 8, 2010). "Lady Gaga Remix Album Due In The U.S. Next Month". MTV. Retrieved July 9, 2010. 
  12. ^ "Los millones de Shakira, Empresas - Edición Impresa Dinero.com - Últimas Noticias". Dinero.com. 2011-10-13. Retrieved 2014-02-22. 
  13. ^ Garcia, Lauro Lisboa (July 10, 2000). "A nova namoradinha do brasil". Revista Época. Editora Globo. Archived from the original on 7 September 2008. Retrieved July 9, 2010. 
  14. ^ Remixes: Old New Songs Gold & Platinum - RIAA RIAA. February 20, 2002. Retrieved 6 September, 2017.
  15. ^ "Mü-YAP sold in 2005 and 2006". Mu-yap.org. 2006. Retrieved 2016-08-09.