Usher has ended the most amazing Yeah?r of his career with the honour of most-shipped US album of 2004.

The R+B hunk's CONFESSIONS album sold eight million units in the past 12 months, according to The Recording Industry Association of America.

Usher's YEAH! also claimed the RIAA's top digital award, earning a digital platinum certification for more than 200,000 downloads.

In end-of-year figures, Norah Jones was the most-shipped female and KANYE WEST had the number one male debut.

29/12/2004 01:16