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Guy Sebastian's single "Angels Brought Me Here" is the fastest and also best selling single of the 2000s.

The highest-selling singles in Australia are ranked in the Australian Recording Industry Association singles chart, also known as the ARIA Charts, published by the Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA). The data are compiled from a sample that includes music stores, music departments at electronics and department stores and Internet sales, in other words, both digital as well as CD sales.[1]

In January 2010, the Australian Recording Industry Association released a chart with the highest selling singles of the previous decade, using data from all 520 ARIA singles charts from January 1, 2000, to December 31, 2009.

The winner of the first series of Australian Idol, Guy Sebastian, had the highest selling single of the decade, "Angels Brought Me Here". Angels Brought Me Here reached number one on the ARIA singles chart on December 1, 2003, and remained there for 2 weeks. It was followed by "The Prayer" by Anthony Callea, who was the winner of the third season of Australian Idol. It reached number one, and remained there for 5 weeks.

All but 23 of the 100 songs that made the end of decade chart reached number one during the decade.

Top 100

Position Song title Artist Artist
Nationality
Year Peak
1 "Angels Brought Me Here" Guy Sebastian
Australia
2003 1
2 "The Prayer" Anthony Callea
Australia
2005 1
3 "I Gotta Feeling" Black Eyed Peas
United States
2009 1
4 "Poker Face" Lady Gaga
United States
2008 1
5 "What About Me" Shannon Noll
Australia
2004 1
6 "So What" Pink
United States
2008 1
7 "Lose Yourself" Eminem
United States
2002 1
8 "Sexy Bitch David Guetta featuring Akon
France, United States
2009 1
9 "Sex on Fire" Kings of Leon
United States
2008 1
10 "Love Story" Taylor Swift
United States
2009 1
11 "The Ketchup Song (Aserejé)" Las Ketchup
Spain
2002 1
12 "Just Dance" Lady Gaga
United States
2008 1
13 "Low" Flo Rida ft T-Pain
United States
2008 1
14 "Boom Boom Pow" Black Eyed Peas
United States
2009 1
15 "I'm Yours" Jason Mraz
United States
2008 1
16 "Without You" Eminem
United States
2002 1
17 "Teenage Dirtbag" Wheatus
United States
2000 1
18 "Right Round" Flo Rida ft Ke$ha
United States
2009 1
19 "Born To Try" Delta Goodrem
Australia
2003 1
20 "Dilemma" Nelly featuring Kelly Rowland
United States
2002 1
21 "Whenever Wherever" Shakira
Colombia
2000 1
22 "I Kissed A Girl" Katy Perry
United States
2008 1
23 "Bleeding Love" Leona Lewis
United Kingdom
2008 1
24 "Shut Up" Black Eyed Peas
United States
2003 1
25 "Apologize" Timberland featuring OneRepublic
United States
2007 1
26 "All Summer Long" Kid Rock
United States
2008 1
27 "Use Somebody" Kings of Leon
United States
2008 1
28 "Sweet About Me" Gabriella Cilmi
Australia
2008 1
29 "Like It Like That Guy Sebastian
Australia
2009 1
30 "Hot N Cold" Katy Perry
Australia
2008 4
31 "Don't Cha" Pussycat Dolls
United States
2005 1
32 "Halo (Beyoncé Knowles song)" Beyonce
United States
2009 3
33 "I'm Outta Love" Anastacia
United States
2000 2
34 "I Wish I Was a Punk Rocker (With Flowers in My Hair)" Sandi Thom
United Kingdom
2006 1
35 "Where is the Love?" Black Eyed Peas
United States
2003 1
36 "A Little Less Conversation" Elvis vs JLX
United States, Netherlands
2002 1
37 "No Air" Jordin Sparks & Chris Brown
United States, United States
2008 1
38 "Shake It" Metro Station
United States
2008 2
39 "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)" Beyonce
United States
2009 1
40 "Meet Me Halfway" Black Eyed Peas
United States
2009 2
41 "Left Outside Alone" Anastacia
United States
2004 1
42 "TiK ToK" Ke$ha
United States
2009 1
43 "Predictable" Delta Goodrem
Australia
2003 1
44 "Big Girls Don't Cry (Fergie song)" Fergie
United States
2007 1
45 "Hero" Enrique Iglesias
Spain
2002 1
46 "Can't Fight the Moonlight" LeAnn Rimes
United States
2001 1
47 "These Kids" Joel Turner
Australia
2004 1
48 "Smooth Criminal" Alien Ant Farm
United States
2001 1
49 "Lonely" Akon
United States
2005 1
50 "Say My Name" Destiny's Child
United States
2000 1
51 "Black Betty" Spiderbait
Australia
2004 1
52 "Axel F" Crazy Frog
Sweden
2005 1
53 "When I Grow Up (Pussycat Dolls song)" Pussycat Dolls
United States
2008 1
54 "Get Shaky" Ian Carey Project
Italy,United Kingdom
2009 1
55 "In Da Club" 50 Cent
United States
2003 1
56 "Freestyler (song)" Bomfunk MC's
Finland
2000 1
57 "The Last Day On Earth" Kate Miller-Heidke
Australia
2009 3
58 "Can't Get You Out of My Head" Kylie Minogue
Australia
2001 1
59 "Bring Me To Life" Evanescence
United States
2003 1
60 "Don't Stop the Music (Rihanna song)" Rihanna
United States/Barbados
2008 1
61 "You Found Me" The Fray
United States
2009 1
62 "It Wasn't Me" Shaggy
Jamaica
2001 1
63 "Sexyback" Justin Timberlake
United States
2004 1
64 "Angel" Shaggy
United Kingdom
2001 1
65 "Over and Over (Nelly song)" Nelly featuring Tim McGraw
United States
2005 1
66 "Girlfriend" Avril Lavigne
Canada
2007 1
67 "Umbrella" Rihanna featuring Jay Z
United States/Barbados, United States
2007 1
68 "How You Remind Me" Nickelback
United States
2001 2
69 "Lost Without You" Delta Goodrem
Australia
2003 1
70 "A Thousand Miles" Vanessa Carlton
United States
2002 1
71 "Viva La Vida" Coldplay
United Kingdom
2008 2
72 "Forever (Chris Brown song)" Chris Brown
United States
2008 7
73 "Jai Ho" A.R. Rahman featuring The Pussycat Dolls
India, United States
2009 1
74 "Hey Ya" Outkast
United States
2004 1
75 "What You Waiting For?" Gwen Stefani
United States
2004 1
76 "Gives You Hell" All-American Reject
United States
2009 3
77 "4 Minutes (Madonna song)" Madonna featuring Justin Timberlake
United States
2008 1
78 "Paparazzi" Lady Gaga
United States,
2009 2
79 "Untouched" Veronicas
Australia
2008 1
80 "Hanging By A Moment" Lifehouse
United States
2001 1
81 "Live Your Life" T.I featuring Rihanna
United States
2009 3
82 "The Way I Are" Timberland ft Keri Hilson
United States
2007 1
83 "Groovejet (If This Ain't Love)" Spiller
Italy
2000 1
84 "The Climb" Miley Cyrus
United States
2009 5
85 "Not Pretty Enough" Kasey Chambers
Australia
2002 1
86 "Straight Lines (song)" Silverchair
Australia
2007 1
87 "Milkshake (song)" Kelis
United States
2004 2
88 "You Belong With Me" Taylor Swift
United States
2009 5
89 "Evacuate the Dancefloor" Cascada
Germany
2009 3
90 "Flaunt It" TV Rock featuring Seany B
Australia
2006 1
91 "Behind Blue Eyes" Limp Bizkit
United States
2004 4
92 "Complicated (Avril Lavigne song)" Avril Lavigne
Canada
2002 1
93 "I Don't Feel Like Dancin'" Scissor Sisters
United Kingdom
2006 1
94 "Stan" Eminem
United States
2001 1
95 "Bye Bye Bye" Nsync
United States
2000 9
96 "The Fear (song)" Lily Allen
United Kingdom
2009 3
97 "Dream Catch Me Newton Faulkner
United Kingdom
2008 5
98 "Switch (song)" Will Smith
United States
2005 1
99 "Never Be the Same Again" Melanie C
United Kingdom
2000 2
100 "If I Were A Boy" Beyonce
United States
2008 3

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