Adele's '21' And Other Recent Diamond Certified Albums [PHOTOS]

on November 28 2012 4:20 PM
  • Adele, "21"
    Adele's "21" has been the best selling album for the past two years, selling approximately 10.2 million copies between 2011 and 2012. Wikipedia
  • Usher, "Confessions"
    Usher's fourth album released in March 2004. Wikipedia
  • Britney Spears, "Oops!... I Did It Again"
    Britney Spears' second album released in May 2000. Wikipedia
  • Eminem, "The Marshall Mathers LP"
    Eminem's third album released in May 2000. Wikipedia
  • Eminem, "The Eminem Show"
    Eminem's fourth album released May 2002. Wikipedia
  • Norah Jones, "Come Away With Me"
    Norah Jones' debut album released February 2002. Wikipedia
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Adele's sophomore album "21" has been certified diamond, having sold more than 10 million copies in the U.S. This accolade is not granted often. According to The Observer, the last album to go diamond was Usher's "Confessions" in 2004. Other diamond records were released in the early 2000s. Check out some of the other most recent diamond-certified albums.