Yanni is a popular Greek-American pianist. Yanni started playing at the age of six, and was self taught.
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How many albums TOTAL has Yanni sold?
-Yanni Live at the Acropolis (Second Best Selling Music Video of all time, Has sold more than 10 million copies) -Yanni has had global sales of over 20 million albums, resulting in more than 35 Gold and Platinum album awards -The Tribute album reached platinum status in the U.S. within five weeks of its release, and has surpassed double platinum status ( 2.5 million copies sold). The video has surpassed double platinum status. -Reflections of Passion (1990) went double platinum in the U.S. and stayed at the top of Billboard's Adult Alternative Chart for a record-breaking 47 consecutive weeks. -Sold out ten consecutive concert dates at Radio City Hall, New York. -Sold out five concert shows at Mexico's Auditorio Nacionale. -Yanni became the number one selling western artist in India, reaching platinum status following the airing of the Acropolis video. -His compositions have been included in all Olympic Games television broadcasts since 1988 and his music was featured during the opening ceremonies of the 1996 Summer Olympics, the 1998 Winter Games and the 2002 Winter Games. Additionally, he composed "Fanfare" for the World Cup 2002 soccer tournament in Seoul, Korea . -His more recent tour, Yanni Voices: Live in Concert, in 2009 was a big success. Touring all over North America with sold out shows including Radio City Music Hall and full houses throughout Mexico. The tour was nominated for the prestigious Lunas del Auditorio award and was in support of Yanni's Mexican chart topping release: Yanni Voces(CD) and Yanni Voices (CD).Yanni Voces reached #1 on the Mexican Pop Charts and #2 on the over all Mexican Music Charts. A recent DVD release of Yanni Voices: Live in Concert reached Amazon's number one best seller list within the first week of sales and was a fundraising success for PBS.