The Women Breaking Records in Music

In light of our last podcast, Women In Pop Music, I decided to write up about some of the women who are not only breaking but creating musical records!

Queen B was the highest selling artist of the 2000’s.
Ariana Grande
Ariana is the first artist to achieve top 3 Billboard spaces in one time since The Beatles in 1964.
Billie Eilish
Billie Eilish is the youngest artist to achieve all 4 major Grammy awards in one year; Best New Artist, Song Of The Year, Album Of The Year, Record Of The Year.
Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey is the only artist to have her first 5 singles hit number 1.
Madonna is the highest ever grossing touring artist and the only artist ever to have 50 songs reach number 1. Yes, 50!
Whitney Houston
Whitney Houston is the only ever artist to have 7 consecutive singles hit number one.
Barbra Streisand
She is the only artist to have a number one album in six different decades.
Celine Dion
The highest selling Canadian artist of all time!
Gwen Stefani
Hollaback Girl was the first single to hit one million digital downloads.
Britney Spears
One More Time is the highest selling solo album from a teenage artist of all time!
Hello is the first song to reach one million downloads in the first week.
Taylor Swift
Taylor holds the record for the most number 1 digital debuts at 19!
Cher is the only artist to have a number 1 in six different decades.
Shania Twain
Come On Over is the best selling country album of all time!
Donna Summer
Donna Summer is the only ever artist to have three consecutive number one albums.