Mar 10, 2015
By Valerie Massie
March 10th, 1973 Pink Floyd released ‘The Dark Side Of The Moon’, their eighth studio album. It would stay on the US charts for 741 discontinuous weeks from 1973 to 1988, longer than any other album in history!
After moving to the Billboard Top Pop Catalog Chart, the album notched up a further 759 weeks, and had reached a total of over 1,500 weeks on the combined charts by May 2006. With an estimated 45 million copies sold, it is Pink Floyd’s most commercially successful album and one of the best-selling albums worldwide.
Info from www.thisdayinmusic.com