Best Selling Music Artists in World History
We’re about to take a look at the top 10 Best Selling Music Artists in World History! So buckle up because we have some numbers to wrap up!
The music industry has see a lot of new names hit the charts in recent times and many have hit it big in popularity either on social media, on tours or by any other standards.
But, there’s one that never lies: sales numbers!
Although having a huge following or creating your own tribe behind the brand you’ve built is something I bow my head in front of, there are also those that really hit it big.
These are the artists that have made history and convinced their followers to put their money where their mouth is so they go out and buy the album!
Here’s a list of the top 10 Best Selling Music Artists in World History!
#10.Whitney Houston – Albums Sold: 180 Millions
#9.Celine Dion – Albums Sold: 180 Millions
#8.Mariah Carey – Albums Sold: 185 Millions
#7.Pink Floyd – Albums Sold: 250 Millions
#6.Led Zeppelin – Albums Sold: 255 Millions
#5.Elton John – Albums Sold: 275 Millions
#4.Madonna – Albums Sold: 285 Millions
#3.Michael Jackson – Albums Sold: 375 Millions
#2.Elvis Presley – Albums Sold: 550 Millions
#1.The Beatles – Albums Sold: 600 Millions
Although ABBA & Queen are expected to make the top 10 best selling music artists of all time when we put it together we took into account those that have at least 20% certified sales.
With that said, these monumental artists didn’t make the cut despite their massive claimed sales of 300 million each.
We hope you enjoyed and found useful this article on the top 10 best selling music artists in world history!
Do you think modern entertainers such as Lady Gaga or Justin B. will be able to overthrow those mentioned above?
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