ABBA Voyage studio album






The Singles I Still Have Faith in You and Don't Shut Me Down were released on 2nd September 2021.


ABBA's 9th studio album, Voyage, was released on 5th November 2021.




Chart Positions for Singles



I Still Have Faith In YouDon'T Shut Me Down
Sweden#2 Official Chart#1 Official Chart
UK#1 Sales Chart  + #1 Physical Chart# 2 Download Chart + #2 Sales Chart
Germany#2 Download Chart#1 Download Chart
Switzerland#6 Official Chart# 1 Official Chart
Europe#2 Download Chart# 1 Download Chart

Source:

Swiss Charts; info on several countries including Sweden, the Netherlands, Germany and of course Switzerland.


I Still Have Faith on You sold 70,000 in the UK

Don's Shut Me Down sold 100,000 in the UK

For period 2nd September to 10th December 2021. Here

In the UK I Still Have Faith in You was sold more physical copies than Don't Shut Me Down which in turn was more popular with downloads and streaming.





VOYAGE ALBUM SALES

COUNTRYCERTIFICATIONSALES
AustriaPLATINUM15,000 + (certification)
Canada
19,000 (8 weeks)
DenmarkGOLD10,000+ (certification)
FrancePLATINUM 100,000+ (certification_
GermanyPLATINUM x2400,000+ (certification)
Japan
21, 332 (2 weeks) 
The Netherlands
40,000(pre-orders)
PolandGOLD10,000 (certification)
SwedenPLATINUM x 260,000 (certification)
United Kingdom PLATINUM300,000 (certification) 400,000 (8 weeks)
United States
102,000 (2 weeks)
WORLD
1, 680,000 (8 weeks)

The translated English version calls Voyage "Trip" LOL!


RED ALERT! Sales are down on previous albums!

AMBER CAUTION! Sales are down for everyone. They are down generally.

Green GO! Voyage reached #1 in 18 countries. It topped the Year End Chart in several countries and 3rd best seller (2nd in pure sales, 1st on vinyl) in the UK. A huge success!




Voyage reached Number One in:

CountryWeek 1Week 2Week 3 Week 4Week 5Wee 6 Week 7 Week 8
Australia0102050406060407
Austria0101020203010101
Belgium Flanders0101020202020303
Belgium Walloon0101030305060405
Cz Rep010103030404
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Denmark0101020303020731
France0105110710151110
Finland0101030807060311
Germany0101020102020302
Greece0801010101010103
Iceland01040609213318OUT
Ireland0103040403030306
Netherlands0101020202020305
New Zealand0106100712101225
Norway01031215272131OUT
Portugal01010305040647
Sweden0101020101010101
Switzerland0101030203020102
UK  Here0102030403030304
US SALES0105102421233047
US - MAIN02276497132157142OUT
World0103050606070806

I am just tracking the first 8 weeks sales of Voyage.

The Greek album chart is physical only but it is the official chart.



Number Two in

Canada Here

Croatia

Poland

Slovakia

Spain

United States Here


UK Component Charts

Chartweek 1week 2week 3week 4week 5week 6week 7week 8
Sales12242233
Physical12242233
Vinyl1810612111120
Download13912121375
Streaming3276499OUTOUTOUTOUT


Year End Charts

#1 Austria

#1 Belgium/Flanders

#1 Germany

#1 Sweden

#1 Switzerland

#3 Belgium/Walloon

#3 UK

#4 Netherlands

#9 Ireland

#10 Australia

#12 Denmark

#68 Spain

#25 World


Voyage was the 37th best selling album in the US during 2021 - on pure sales. On the Official Billboard Chart incorporating streaming it fails to make Year End Top 200.



Estimated Sales: Voyage for 2021 - 1,680,000

1. Germany 500,000

2. United Kingdom 400,000

3. USA 160,000

4, France 110,000

5. Sweden 80,000

6. Netherlands 60,000

7. Belgium 40,000

8. Australia 40,000

9. Japan 30,000

10. Switzerland 25,000

11. Austria 25,000

12 Canada 20,000


All other countries: 190,000


As a comparison, 30 by Adele sold 1.9 million in 2021 just in the USA.



First Week's sales by format


UKUSFrance
Total Sales203,90982,00038, 598
Pure Sales199, 19278.000
Physical Sales182, 57660, 500
CD148,47142,000 30, 124
Vinyl 29,90017, 5000 5, 858
Cassette  4, 205  1,000
Downloads16, 62617,500
Streaming equivalent sales4, 717  4,000

Source    Source  SourceSource


Pure Sales = everything except Streaming.

Voyage was best selling vinyl album in UK during 2021



Week By Week Sales

WeekUKWorld (estimates)
1203,909759,000
2 44,053209,000
3 29, 963155,000
4 27, 776125,000
5 25, 920115,000
6 27,792116,000
729, 507119,000
811,518  82,000
9 6, 633
10 4, 356
11 3,165



UK weekly sales figures while in TOP 10 appear in Music Week and for the first week it leaves the Top 10, which it did in week 11. Sales for 11 weeks 414, 592

First 5 weeks confirmed at 331,000 Here


Global Sales are estimates by Media Traffic. Estimated sales only for weeks it was in Global Top 10.