Guinness World Records - Officially Amazing

Best selling group

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  • Who: The Beatles

  • What: Best selling group

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The Beatles have amassed the greatest sales for any group. All-time sales have been estimated by EMI at over one billion discs and tapes to date.

In 2001, they had been certified for album sales of 163.5 million in the US alone.


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