RIANZ's The Chart Announces 2012 Top Sellers

RIANZ's The Chart Announces 2012 Top Sellers

The Chart has announced their top sellers lists for 2012. 

RIANZ chart manager Phil Matcham says Kiwi success on the charts provides an encouraging boost for local artists. 

"The introduction of the New Zealand Artist Top 20 singles and album charts has given us a chance to highlight the diversity and success of Kiwi music," says Phil. "Even with many acts crossing over to the main Top 40 Charts, the New Zealand Top 20 remains a true celebration of the variety and talent we have in our country."

Top Selling New Zealand Artist Single of 2012:

1. Feel Inside (And Stuff Like That) - Flight of the Conchords (Collusion/DRM)

2. Girl In Stilettos - Annah Mac (Sony Music)

3. Come On Home - Titanium (WHK/Warner)

4. Only To Be - Six60 (Massive/Universal)

5. Forever - Six60 (Massive/Universal)

6. Everything's Gonna Be Alright - The Babysitters Circus (ControlFreak/EMI)

7. Don't Forget Your Roots - Six60 (Massive/Universal)

8. You'll Never Take That Away - Jamie McDell (EMI)

9. My Baby - Pieter T (Kog/Rhythm/DRM)

10. Wake Up - Aaradhna (Dawn Raid/FMG/Universal)

11. Warrior - Kimbra (WEA/Warner)

12. Music Won't Break Your Body - Stan Walker (Sony Music)

13. Black Sheep - Gin Wigmore (Universal)

14. Galaxy - Stan Walker feat. Jessica Mauboy (Sony Music)

15. Over The Rainbow - Tiki Taane (Dirty Dub/FMG/Rhythm/DRM)

16. Till The End - Brooke Duff (Illegal Musik/Warner)

17. Lost - Six60 And The Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (Massive/Universal)

18. Rise Up 2.0 - Six60 (Massive/Universal)

19. So High - Late Nyte Hype (LTPS/Warner)

20. LaLa - Kids Of 88 (Dryden Street/Universal)

Top Selling New Zealand Artist Album of 2012:

1. Six60 - Six60 (Massive/Universal)

2. White Rabbit: The Very Best Of - Peter Posa (Sony Music)

3. Gravel And Wine - Gin Wigmore (Universal)

4. Vows: Deluxe Edition - Kimbra (WEA/Warner)

5. Home Brew - Home Brew (YG&B/FMG/Universal)

6. Dust And Dirt: Deluxe Edition - The Black Seeds (Black Seeds/Rhythm/DRM)

7. Light Years - KORA (KORA/Rhythm/DRM)

8. One - Tomorrow People (Illega lMusik/Warner)

9. Fly My Pretties IV - Fly My Pretties (LOOP/Border)

10. I'll Do It All Over Again - Suzanne Prentice (Sony Music)

11. Sounds Of The Pacific - Dennis Marsh (Sony Music)

12. The Meanest Hits - Shihad (WEA/Warner)

13. The Horrifying Truth - I Am Giant (Giant Sound/Sony Music)

14. Through The Years - Dennis Marsh (Sony Music)

15. Our New Life Above The Ground - Avalanche City (LTPS/Warner)

16. Belle - Bic Runga (Sony Music)

17. Whitiora - Maisey Rika (Moonlight Sounds/Border/DRM)

18. Little Stranger - Annah Mac (Sony Music)

19. Holy Smoke - Gin Wigmore (Universal)

20. The Brightest Light - King Cannons (King Cannon/EMI)

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