Best Selling Music Artists in World History

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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

Best Selling Music Artists in World History

#9.Celine Dion – Albums Sold: 180 Millions

Best Selling Music Artists in World History

#8.Mariah Carey – Albums Sold: 185 Millions

Best Selling Music Artists in World History

#7.Pink Floyd – Albums Sold: 250 Millions

Best Selling Music Artists in World History

#6.Led Zeppelin – Albums Sold: 255 Millions

Best Selling Music Artists in World History

#5.Elton John – Albums Sold: 275 Millions

Best Selling Music Artists in World History

#4.Madonna – Albums Sold: 285 Millions

Best Selling Music Artists in World History

#3.Michael Jackson – Albums Sold: 375 Millions

Best Selling Music Artists in World History

#2.Elvis Presley – Albums Sold: 550 Millions

Best Selling Music Artists in World History

#1.The Beatles – Albums Sold: 600 Millions

Best Selling Music Artists in World History

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?

Let us know what you think in the comments down bellow!

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