Los Angeles Times reports that Metallica is on the 14th place on the list of which artists made most money during 2008. This is the income from sales of concert tickets, albums and digital downloads combined. According to LA Times, Metallica made $ 56.4 million during 2008. Number one on the list is Madonna. Read more at http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/music_blog/2009/01/madonna-acdc-an.html.
In similar news, Metallilca is the third most sold album in Sweden during 2008. Duffy is number one. Read the entire list at http://www.musikindustrin.se/artikel/384/Duffy_salde_bast_under_2008.html.