LP Vinyl record Albums are on course to reach their biggest sales for over two decades, sales are expected to pass the 1.5 million mark by the end of this year.
Recently compiled data, obtained through the Official Charts Company, show the huge populartity in vinyl is returning at record levels, sales have increased at a jaw dropping rate of over 69% compared to the same quarter last year for the first quarter in 2015.
The last time vinyl – which once looked close to extinction – hit seven-figure sales was in 1996 when they shifted 1,083,206 albums.
Annual UK Vinyl Album Sales Volumes
year VINYL LP SALES VOLUME