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The Beatles 16 18.60%
Elvis Presley 0 0%
Michael Jackson 11 12.79%
Madonna 16 18.60%
Elton John 3 3.49%
Led Zeppelin 5 5.81%
Queen 14 16.28%
ABBA 21 24.42%
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Favourite band/artist to sell 300 million records or more?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of..._music_artists

The list goes:

The Beatles

Elvis Presley

Michael Jackson

Madonna

Elton John

Led Zeppelin

Queen

ABBA

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The Beatles and ABBA were only active for a decade, Led Zeppelin for 12 years .
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Madonnna is the only woman on the list(Solo) and she is among the most controversial artist up on that list so I have to give her major props for selling as much as she did. She does everything by her own set of rules, was probably the first woman/artist to write, speak about AIDS among many other cultural taboos like racism, sexual orientation, abortion, etc. The fact that during a 30+ year career we have never once seen her have any breakdown, drug problem, etc. I have nothing but respect for that woman. She is amazing!
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Either Led Zep or Madonna, I suppose.
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probably MJ. Madonna is up too. The Beatles songs are really hit or miss for me.

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The Madonna.
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Mariah Carey ...in the coming 100 years.

From the list, I like either ABBA or Queen.
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I voted for Elton because I guess I like his music the most out of these artists . I like his piano playing and his voice is very soothing.

But I also like MJ, Madonna (well, up until 2006 or so), Queen and ABBA.
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Madonna - although I'm referring to her earlier stuff.

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I was listening to the Mamma Mia soundtrack on the way to work today, if that tells you anything.

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Madonna never sold 300 millions records she's around 270 millions (albums + singles)
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Madonna never sold 300 millions records she's around 270 millions (albums + singles)
Blame Wiki. Add fans that illegally purchase she's probably around 300 million .
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