Digital album sales pass 100 millon in the UK

From The Telegraph:

Sales of digital albums have passed the 100 million mark – powered in part by the success of singers including Adele and Ed Sheeran.

Both Adele’s hit album 21 and Sheeran’s + have sold more than 250,000 copies online already and take the top two places in a chart of the best selling digital albums of all time in the UK.

Figures compiled by the Official Charts Company shows digital releases now account for more than a third (34%) of the total albums market.