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Taylor Swift's '1989,' Mark Ronson's 'Uptown Funk' top midyear charts

Taylor Swift's '1989,' Mark Ronson's 'Uptown Funk' top midyear charts

Taylor Swift has the ear of Apple, and by far the top album of 2015 thus far. The pop superstar's crossover smash "1989" has sold the equivalent of 2 million units in the U.S., including track downloads and streams, according to Nielsen Music. That's 580,000 more than her closest rival, Drake's "If You're Reading This It's Too Late."  The feat is all the more impressive, considering "1989" came out in October 2014 and had plenty of time to lose steam before the beginning of this year. The Nielsen report covered the period from Dec. 29, 2014, to June 28.  British producer Mark Ronson had the top-selling single,...

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