PLATINUM SELLING RECORDS 2

PLATINUM SELLING RECORDS 2

This is a list or Top 400 of music albums that reached Platinum status in sales figures over the years. All albums, CD's and records sold many million copies worldwide. We had to spread these platinum selling albums over 14 pages (+400 huge record sales). Music recording sales certification is a system of certifying that a music recording has shipped or sold a certain number of copies. Almost all countries follow variations of the RIAA certification categories, which are named after the precious materials gold, platinum and diamond. Silver is also used in the UK (source: wikipedia.org)

The Top 400 Platinum selling records and albums

Platinum selling records and discs Part 2

  • 31 - 40

  • 31. Garth Brooks - Ropin' the Wind (Capitol, 1991) - 14 x platinum
  • 32. Journey - Greatest Hits (Columbia, 1988) - 14 x platinum
  • 33. Backstreet Boys - Millennium (Jive, 1999) - 13 x platinum
  • 34. Steve Miller Band - Greatest Hits (1974-1978) (Capitol, 1978) - 13 x platinum
  • 35. Whitney Houston - Whitney Houston (Arista, 1985) - 13 x platinum
  • 36. Prince and the Revolution - Purple Rain (soundtrack) (Warner Bros., 1984) - 13 x platinum
  • 37. Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band - Live/1975-85 (Columbia, 1986) - 13 x platinum
  • 38. Forrest Gump (soundtrack) (Epic, 1994) - 12 x platinum
  • 39. Kenny Rogers - Kenny Rogers' Greatest Hits (1980) - 12 x platinum
  • 40. The Rolling Stones - Hot Rocks, 1964-1971 (London, 1972) - 12 x platinum

    41 - 50

  • 41. Shania Twain - The Woman in Me (Mercury, 1995) - 12 x platinum
  • 42. Kenny G - Breathless (Arista, 1992) - 12 x platinum
  • 43. Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin II (Atlantic, 1969) - 12 x platinum
  • 44. Pearl Jam - Ten (Epic, 1991) - 12 x platinum
  • 45. Matchbox Twenty - Yourself or Someone Like You (Atlantic, 1996) - 12 x platinum
  • 46. The Beatles - Abbey Road (Apple, 1969) - 12 x platinum
  • 47. Boyz II Men - II (Motown, 1994) - 12 x platinum
  • 48. Bon Jovi - Slippery When Wet (Mercury, 1986) - 12 x platinum
  • 49. Dixie Chicks - Wide Open Spaces (Monument, 1998) - 12 x platinum
  • 50. Phil Collins - No Jacket Required (Atlantic, 1985) - 12 x platinum

    51 - 60

  • 51. Def Leppard - Hysteria (Mercury, 1987) - 12 x platinum
  • 52. Jewel - Pieces of You (Atlantic, 1995) - 12 x platinum
  • 53. Creed - Human Clay (Wind-Up, 1999) - 11 x platinum
  • 54. Celine Dion - Falling into You (Epic, 1996) - 11 x platinum
  • 55. Eagles - Eagles Greatest Hits, Vol. 2 (Asylum, 1982) - 11 x platinum
  • 56. The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (Capitol, 1967) - 11 x platinum
  • 57. Led Zeppelin - Houses of the Holy (Atlantic, 1973) - 11 x platinum
  • 58. George Michael - Faith (Columbia, 1987) - 11 x platinum
  • 59. Kid Rock - Devil Without a Cause (Atlantic, 1998) - 11 x platinum
  • 60. TLC - CrazySexyCool (LaFace, 1994) - 11 x platinum
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