Who is the biggest selling female solo artist in the world?
Nobody knows for sure because back in the day there was no organisation that followed worldwide sales. Based on record companies of each diva, numbers that can't be verified 100%, the biggest selling female artist is a battle between: Madonna, Whitney Houston, Celine Dion and Mariah Carey.
Artists 'claimed' to have sold 250 million records or more worldwide: if we combine both albums, dvds, videos and singles sales worldwide.
ABBA Sweden 70s-80s Pop
Alla Pugacheva Russia 70s-00s Pop
The Beatles UK 60s-70s Rock / Pop
Bing Crosby U.S. 20s-70s Pop
Chubby Checker U.S. 60s-00s Pop / R&B
Cliff Richard UK 50s-00s Pop
Elton John UK 60s-00s Pop
Elvis Presley U.S. 50s-70s Rock / Pop
Frank Sinatra U.S. 30s-90s Pop
Julio Iglesias Spain 70s-00s Pop /Latin
Led Zeppelin UK 60s-80s Hard Metal
Madonna U.S. 80s-00s Pop /Dance
Michael Jackson U.S. 60s-00s Pop
Nana Mouskouri Greece 60s-00s Pop
Pink Floyd UK 60s-90s Rock
Queen UK 70s-00s Hard Rock
Rod Stewart UK 60s-00s Rock / Pop
Tino Rossi France 30s-80s Pop
Madonna is the top selling female recording artist in the U.S but if you're going to break it down, in the album category, she is second to Barbra Streisand with 63.5 x certified platinum status by RIAA.
Britney holds 6 Guiness world Records. Best-selling album by a teenage solo artist Best-selling Teen Age artist of all time Fastest most no. 1 in UK chart 5th Best Selling Female Artist In Music History Most Searched Person (2008) Youngest Female Artist To Have Six Of Her Albums Reach #1 On The Music Charts (2011)
Britney Spears is more famous by miles, she is the most successful female artist within the past decade and one of the most famous people in the world. To this day she has sold over 100 million records. also britney is the biggest selling teen artist of all time, she's not a teen any more obviously. but wen he started she was. Miley has a lot of catching up to do.
Madonna holds the record for the "Top-Selling Female Recording Artist", with album sales up to December 2009 of 75 million in the USA and 200 million abroad, according to the Guinness World Records 2011..out in September 2010. Guinness World Records also listed her as the World's Most Successful Female Recording Artist of all time. In 2008, Billboard magazine ranked Madonna at number two, behind only The Beatles, on the "Billboard Hot 100 All-Time Top Artists"…
britney spears,she is most famous in the world because she started her career since 1999.Britney is the most biggest achievement artist until now.Most Searched Person on the Internet (2003-2009). the achievement: Britney Jean Spears has been nominated for eight Grammy Awards, winning one in the Best Dance Recording category for her hit singleToxic. Spears is ranked as the eighth best-selling female recording artist in the United States with 32 million sold albums certified by theRecording…
Madonna is the best selling female recording artist of all time. According to the Guinness Book of World Records, Madonna is the most successful female solo artist, having sold around 120 million albums and 40 million singles (estimation); a combined total more than any other female singer worldwide, since 1982. Madonna is also the top selling female in the USA, that is if we combine both her albums and singles sales. However, when counting only…
Across the entire world. As of March 2009, Celine Dion has sold over 215 million records, making her the biggest selling female recording artist in the world, surpassing Madonna by over 20 million records, and Mariah Carey by 40-50 million records, noted by the WMA, LAT, BMA, and many other reputible sources. Celine Dion just got off of her world record breaking Taking Chances World Tour which was completely sold out 95% of the tour…
youngest person to write and record a #1 country song youngest person to become nashville songwriters association's songwriter/artist of the year youngest artist to win album of the year at the grammy's (fearless) youngest recipient of the academy of country music's album of the year (fearless) first country artist to win an mtv video music award (you belong with me) youngest recipient of the country music association's artist of the year first female to have…
Madonna has 7 Guinness World Records ... 1.Top-Selling Female Recording Artist (2011)- 200 million records worldwide 2.The Female Artist with The Most #1 singles in the UK- 9th Number Ones 3.The Artist with The Most #1 Dvd's in the US- (Celebration is her last DVD topped the Chart) 4.The Highest Grossing Tour for a Solo Artist of All Time 5.The Most Costume Changes in a film Evita (more than 300) 6.The World's Most Successful Female…
2006 20th Japan Gold Disc Award - New Artist of the Year Barbados Music Awards - Album Of The Year for: Music Of The Sun - Best Dance Single for: "Pon De Replay" - Best New Artist - Best Reggae/Dancehall Album for: Music Of The Sun - Best-Selling Female Artist Of The Year - Entertainer Of The Year - Female Artist Of The Year - Song Of The Year for: "Pon De Replay" Billboard Music…
The first female artist to win the International Artist Award at American Music Awards ceremony. -The first female artist to have #1 album in US,UK,Europe and World Album charts in the same week with her first solo effort Dangerously In Love. -The first female artist to win 6 Grammy Awards at one night. -The first female artist to have the #1 song (Check on It) and the #1 movie (The Pink Panther) in the same…
The question is about #1 single in the world, not world chart, so, it's Ayumi Hamasaki: Record: Only female and solo artist with 30 number-one singles Record: Only female and solo artist with 40 TOP 10 singles Record: Artist with most #1 singles within consecutive years (10). These information are from 2008.
Madonna is the top selling female recording artist of all time. Since her debut in 1982, Madonna has released many chart-topping albums and singles, and has sold more than 200-230 million albums (estimations). Madonna is the top-selling female recording artist in the U.S., that is if we combine both her albums and singles sales. But if you're going to break it down, in the album category, she is second to Barbra Streisand with 63.5 x…
MICHAEL JACKSON Michael Jackson is the most successful entertainer of all time. I like Madonna too but the facts are the facts. Madonna is the top selling female recording artist of all time. Since her debut in 1982, Madonna has released many chart-topping albums and singles, and has sold more than 200 million albums and 50 million singles worldwide (estimations). Madonna is the top-selling female recording artist in the U.S., that is if we combine…
My cousin worls for the record buisness and despite some numbers put out there in a recent project Michael was found to be the best selling artist in history, and it should be no surprise he appealed to every race and is the most famous human who ever lived the beatles are no where near the king of pop
Madonna is the world's best selling female recording artist of all time. Since her debut in 1982, Madonna has released many chart-topping albums and singles, and has sold estimated more than 250 million albums and 150 million singles worldwide. Known as the Queen of Pop, her 11th studio album, Hard Candy has debuted #1 in more than 27 worldwide while Hung Up from her 10th album Confessions On A Dancefloor reached #1 in a record…