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Eminem, Train No. 1 on iTunes' albums and singles 2010 sales charts

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12/09/2010 by Corinne Heller

Eminem's record "Recovery" has been named the No. 1 album of 2010 by Apple's digital music store iTunes, following by Ke$ha's "Animal" and Lady Gaga's "TheFame".

Train's song "Hey, Soul Sister" was determined to be the best-selling iTunes single of the year. The 2009 track has been featured on Samsung commercials and various television shows and was recently covered on the FOX musical sitcom "Glee". No. 2 on the list is Katy Perry's "California Gurls".

Eminem was also named "Artist of the Year" by iTunes. The rapper recently received 10 Grammy nominations, earning the most nods for a single artist this year, including one for his duet with Rihanna, "I Love the Way You Lie". The song is featured on "Recovery", his seventh studio album, which was released in June.

Check out iTunes' sales charts and other music awards of 2010:

Best-Selling iTunes Singles
1. Train - "Hey, Soul Sister"
2. Katy Perry, "California Gurls"
3. Eminem "Love the Way You Lie"
4. B.o.B - "Airplanes"
5. Taio Cruz - "Dynamite"
6. Usher - "OMG"
7. Taio Cruz - "Break Your Heart"
8. Ke$ha - "TiK ToK"
9. Lady Antebellum - "Need You Now"
10. Eminem - "Not Afraid"

Best-Selling iTunes Albums of 2010:
1. Eminem - "Recovery"
2. Ke$ha - "Animal"
3. Lady Gaga - "The Fame"
4. Lady Antebellum - "Need You Now"
5. Taylor Swift - "Speak Now"
6. Drake - "Thank Me Later"
7. Mumford & Sons - "Sigh No More"
8. The Black Eyed Peas - "The E.N.D."
9. Jack Johnson - "To the Sea"
10. Sade - "Soldier of Love"
Artist of the Year

Album of the Year
The Black Keys, "Brothers"

Best New Artist

Best Breakthrough Album
Nicki Minaj - "Pink Friday"

Best Hip-Hop Album
Drake - "Thank Me Later"

Best Hip-Hop Single
Eminem - "Love the Way You Lie"

Best Alternative Album
Beach House - "Teen Dream"

Breakthrough Alternative Album
Best Coast - "Crazy For You"

Best Alternative Single
Sleigh Bells - "Infinity Guitars"

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