El Humilde Fotero del Pánico / CC The story of Dire Straits greatest album. Vancouver, BC, Canada / Rock 101 - Greatest Hits 70s 80s & 90s Dean Hill April 28, 2015 04:37 pm Brothers in Arms is the first cd to sell over a million copies. What a magnificent release it still is. It helped Dire Straits become on the the most successful bands in history. How did it come together. Find out here.