(c) Jill Furmanovsky 1995
OASIS’ CLASSIC SINGLE ‘WONDERWALL’ PASSES ONE BILLION SPOTIFY STREAMS
AS 25th ANNIVERSARY EDITION OF ‘(WHAT’S THE STORY) MORNING GLORY?’
CHARTS AT NO. 3
Oasis’s classic single ‘Wonderwall’ has surpassed one billion streams on Spotify following the release of the 25th anniversary edition of ‘(What’s The Story) Morning Glory?’ which is No. 3 in the UK Official Album Chart.
Universally loved anthem ‘Wonderwall’, originally released as a single on October 30, 1995, has now reached a significant milestone of 1 billion streams on Spotify shortly ahead of its own 25th anniversary, and is the first 90s song to achieve this. The single was also revealed recently by BBC Radio 2 as No. 1 in the Official Top 50 Britpop Songs with sales of 1.4 million – with Oasis claiming 6 of the top 10 titles.
(What’s The Story) Morning Glory?, recently released on limited edition picture disc and silver coloured vinyl with remastered audio to mark it’s 25th anniversary, is currently No. 3 in the Official Album Chart. This is the highest chart position since August 1996, with a 640% sales increase week on week. It is also currently No.1 in the Official Vinyl Album Chart. The album is the UK’s third bestselling studio album of all time, and has a global sales total in excess of 22 million. Order all formats and listen to the album here.
This seminal album not only established Oasis as a national and international phenomenon, but has inspired generations of music fans and is counted by many successful bands and songwriters as a major influence on their careers.
The iconic Manchester band’s back catalogue has also seen huge growth recently as ‘Time Flies 1994 – 2009’, ‘Definitely Maybe’ and ‘(What’s The Story) Morning Glory?’ have remained in the Official Album Chart throughout 2020.
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