1. The Beatles (600 million certified units)
The Beatles, an iconic British band, revolutionized the music industry with their unique sound and timeless hits. From “Hey Jude” to “Let It Be,” their influence can be felt in countless genres and has inspired generations of musicians.
2. Elvis Presley (500 million certified units)
The “King of Rock and Roll,” Elvis Presley, left an indelible mark on the world with his charismatic performances and groundbreaking music. His legacy continues to thrive, with fans from all age groups celebrating his contributions to the industry.
3. Michael Jackson (400 million certified units)
Dubbed the “King of Pop,” Michael Jackson’s unparalleled talent and innovative music videos set new standards in the entertainment world. His albums, including “Thriller” and “Bad,” remain some of the best-selling records of all time.
4. Elton John (300 million certified units)
Sir Elton John’s flair for theatrical performances and memorable melodies has cemented his place as one of the greatest musicians of all time. His hits like “Rocket Man” and “Tiny Dancer” are celebrated worldwide.
5. Queen (300 million certified units)
With their eclectic mix of rock, pop, and opera, Queen has delivered some of the most memorable anthems in music history. Songs like “Bohemian Rhapsody” and “We Will Rock You” continue to captivate audiences worldwide.
6. Madonna (300 million certified units)
Madonna, the “Queen of Pop,” has been a dominant force in the music scene for decades. With her ever-evolving image and genre-defying tracks, she has consistently pushed boundaries and set trends.
7. Led Zeppelin (300 million certified units)
Renowned for their powerful sound and intricate compositions, Led Zeppelin is often hailed as one of the pioneers of hard rock and heavy metal. Their album “Stairway to Heaven” is a testament to their musical genius.
8. Rihanna (250 million certified units)
Rihanna, the Barbadian singer, has taken the world by storm with her catchy tunes and distinctive voice. From “Umbrella” to “Diamonds,” her chart-topping hits have made her a global sensation.
9. Pink Floyd (250 million certified units)
Pink Floyd’s psychedelic rock sound and thought-provoking lyrics have garnered them a massive following. Albums like “The Dark Side of the Moon” and “The Wall” are considered masterpieces in rock history.
10. Eminem (220 million certified units)
Eminem, also known as Slim Shady, is a rap icon known for his intricate rhymes and compelling storytelling. His candidness about personal struggles and societal issues has resonated with fans across the globe.