If you can never remember if Michael Jackson or the Beatles are the biggest sellers, now is the time to find out. Not only will you get it straightened out, but you'll also learn about some more surprising artists that have made history with sales.
If you've sold a million singles or albums, you earn what certification from the Recording Industry Association of America?
What does a gold record mean?
2 million sales
What was the first artist to have a certified diamond record?
What one-hit wonder received the second diamond certification?
So, let's get to it: Who has the No. 1 album sold?
How many copies has "Thriller" sold?
The next best-selling album has sold how many units?
The Eagles have the distinction of having the second-most best-selling album. Which album is it?
a greatest hits compilation
To recognize that digital downloads count as sales, what did the RIAA do?
developed a digital single gold, platinum and diamond certification
added digital sales to the album award
Who was the first artist to receive two digital diamond awards?
What country artist has the best-selling album in the genre?
What was the first single to get a platinum designation?
"Born in the U.S.A."
What was the first album certified multi-platinum in 2016?