Some of the best-selling songs of 2014 include "Happy" by Pharrell Williams, "Rather Be" by Clean Bandit featuring Jess Glynne, "All of Me" by John Legend, "Stay With Me" by Sam Smith and "All About that Bass" by Meghan Trainor, according to the Official Charts website. Some other songs that are on the top of the list include "Hey Brother" by Avicii and "Fancy" by Iggy Azalea.Continue Reading
The song "Happy" by Pharrell Williams was the best-selling song of 2014, after it sold 6.45 million copies, according to Yahoo. That number puts it significantly higher than the next two songs, which are "All of Me" by John Legend and "Dark Horse" by Katy Perry, which sold 4.67 million and 4.43 million copies, respectively. Pharrell Williams was also featured on 2013's best-selling song, "Blurred Lines" by Robin Thicke. The song "Happy" was originally written for the movie "Despicable Me 2."
Ed Sheeran had two songs, "Thinking Out Loud" and "Sing," that were among the best-selling songs of 2013. Similarly, Katy Perry's "Dark Horse" marked the fifth time in the past 7 years that she had a song in the top 10 at the end of the year, according to Yahoo. The full list of top-selling songs from 2014 can be found on the Official Charts website.Learn more about Art & Literature