Well the first decade of the new millenium is over and according to Billboard magazine (the music industry Bible), and books from Record Research, these are, in no particular order, some of the top selling artists of the decade. In case you're wondering, I have all of these artists plus many more in The CEO music library.
Getting voted out at Tribal Council, reality TV, Simon Cowell, wardrobe malfunction, global warming, sub-prime mortgages, the euro, dot com bubble burst, personal GPS, first space tourist, Pluto no longer a planet, human genome project completed, world's first face transplant, wireless internet, USB, Windows Vista, iPod, blogs, wikipedia, HDTV, flat panel TV's, Blu-ray, Wii, blogging, Facebook, Flikr, Twitter, YouTube.
Avatar, Survivor, The Amazing Race, Erin Brocovich, The Perfect Storm, Harry Potter, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, 24, Slumdog Millionaire, Lord of the Rings, Shrek, Spiderman, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Gladiator, Finding Nemo, The Matrix, Pirates of the Caribbean, Desperate Housewives, Brokeback Mountain, Who Wants to Be A Millionaire, American Idol, Deal or No Deal, Dancing with the Stars, The Apprentice, Grey's Anatomy, Lost, Twilight.
Concorde crashes in Paris, Bush vs Gore, 9/11, Anthrax in the Mail, Bali nightclub bombing, Catholic Church sexual abuse scandal, Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), Great White nightclub fire, electrical blackout affects Eastern North America, Enron, Space Shuttle Columbia burns up on re-entry, tsunami hits Far East, Hurricane Katrina, terrorist bombing in London, Ponzi schemes, Bernie Madoff, global financial meltdown, H1N1 (aka The Virus formerly known as The Swine Flu), Barack Obama elected in the USA, Michael Jackson dies.