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The Bee Gees' New Box Set Mythology

Whoever coined the phrase "Disco sucks" deserves a whack upside the head with Mythology, the new box set from the iconic trio of Gibb brothers. Here's a look at the stats behind the four-CD collection.

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52: Years Barry, Robin, and Maurice Gibb have been performing together

120 million: Albums they've sold worldwide

81: Songs collected here

61: Number that were written or cowritten by Barry

33%: Portion of songs Barry selected that feature no falsetto vocals

8: Number of songs with love in the title

3: Number with titles that sound like amazing sci-fi novels ("Rings Around the Moon," "Barker of the UFO," "Omega Man")

$15 million: The band's earnings in 1977, the year Saturday Night Fever came out

23: Number of famous fans who gush in the liner notes, including Elton John ("brilliant"), Brian Wilson ("powerful"), Céline Dion ("amazing"), Billy Corgan ("beautiful"), and Taylor Swift ("legendary")

—Jonah Weiner

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