The Dark Side of The Moon was the eighth studio album of the British rock band Pink Floyd recorded in 1972-1973 and released in March 1973. Keep reading to discover some interesting facts about this album.
The music genre of The Dark Side of The Moon goes to progressive rock. It is considered one of the most successful albums in the history of sound recording, with an overall sales of 50 million copies. The album was topped the American hit parade Billboard 200 and stayed on this chart for 741 weeks! Additionally, The Dark Side of The Moon takes second place in the list of 100 best rock albums of all time, according to the magazine Classic Rock. The album also took sixth place in the list of top-25 best albums of progressive rock, according to the magazine Progarchives.com.
Included in the list of 500 best albums of all time, The Dark Side of The Moon has reached true worldwide fame in the music industry. Go to the infographic below for more information.