Who was the biggest selling female artist of the 80s?

Who was the biggest selling female artist of the 80s?

Madonna has 12 number one singles, with Like a Prayer making her the female artist with the most US number-ones in the 1980s – a title shared with Whitney Houston.

Who is the highest grossing female musician of all time?

Trivia Facts: Madonna is the highest grossing solo artist of all time, the most-touring female musician ever, and the best-selling female recording artist of all time, globally. In the USA, she’s only second behind Barbara Streisand.

Who sold most albums in 80s?


Year Performing artist(s) Album
1984 Michael Jackson Thriller
1985 Bruce Springsteen Born in the U.S.A.
1986 Whitney Houston Whitney Houston
1987 Bon Jovi Slippery When Wet

Who has sold more records Adele or Beyonce?

Payday: Forbes ranked Adele higher than Beyonce in terms of pay in 2016. Adele raked in $80.5 million, whereas Beyonce brought in $54 million. Album sales: As of July, more than 1.4 million copies of Adele’s “25” were sold in 2016, edging out the 1.2 million copies of “Lemonade,” according to Nielsen.

What female has sold the most albums?

Come On Over by Shania Twain is recognized by Guinness World Records as the biggest-selling studio album by a solo female artist with over 40 million copies….11 to 19 million copies.

Artist Celine Dion
Country Canada
Album A New Day Has Come
Released year 2002
Estimated sales 12 million

Who sold the most singles in the 80s?

Best Selling Singles of the 80s

Position Artist Title
1 Culture Club Karma Chameleon
2 Billy Joel Uptown Girl
3 UB40 Red Red Wine
4 David Bowie Let’s Dance

Who is the biggest selling artist of the 80s?

Michael Jackson had the second and third best-selling albums of the 1980s, with Bad just overtaking Thriller by the end of the decade….Chart.

No. 1
Title Brothers in Arms
Artist Dire Straits
Record label Vertigo
Year 1985

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