Best Selling Music Videos ?

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Postby Rudonno » Mon Nov 24, 2008 12:31 am

US:

DVD/CD
Im Going to Tell You a Secret w/ DVD: 83,050
The Confessions Tour w/ DVD: 136,205

Videos

Pre-SoundScan-Era
Ciao, Italia: 85,105
The Immaculate Collection: 289,260

SoundScan-Era
Girlie Show: 136,415
The Video Collection 93:99: 160,045
Drowned World Tour: 143,045

Didn´t TVT and JML sold something like 400.000 copies alone in the US? and there´s still the Music video, which sold a lot too

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The confessions tour:

Platinum (80.000) Italy
136.205 - US
Gold - 30.000 - Brasil
Gold/Platinum - 10.000 + 8.000 - Portugal
2 Platinum/Platinum - 40.000 + ? - Argentina
Gold/Gold - 40.000 + 10.000 - Mexico
I know it sold/shipped more but can´t remember all details :oops:
Rest in Peace, Michael :(
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Postby HUR » Mon Nov 24, 2008 12:35 am

MJD, where did you find the duble platinum for U2 in Germany?. :o I could never find it. Thats pretty huge. 8-) I think it sold a similar amount in UK.
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Postby MJDangerous » Mon Nov 24, 2008 12:42 am

HUR wrote:MJD, where did you find the duble platinum for U2 in Germany?. :o I could never find it. Thats pretty huge. 8-) I think it sold a similar amount in UK.
Just type "U 2" instead of "U2" in the database :)

Thanks Rudonno for those figures.
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Postby HUR » Mon Nov 24, 2008 12:45 am

OK thank you. :lol:
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Postby MJDangerous » Mon Nov 24, 2008 1:41 pm

Mexico

2xPlatinum (40,000)
2006
U2 - Vertigo

Platinum (20,000)
2007
U2 - Popmart Live From Mexico

2005
Roger Waters - The Wall
John Lennon - Lennon Legend
Queen - Live At The Wembley Stadium
Robbie Williams - Live At The Royal Albert Hall

2004
The Beatles - Anthology
U2 - Go Home-live From Slane Castle

Gold (10,000)
2007
U2 - 18Singles

2006
U2 - Zoo Tv From Sydney

2005
Abba - The Definitive Collection
Britney Spears - Greatest Hits: My Prerogative
Rod Stewart - It Had To Be You…the Great American Songbook
Placebo - Soulmates Never Die - Live In Paris 2003
Queen - Queen On Fire - Live At The Bowl
Queen - Greatest Video Hits II
Robbie Williams - The Robbie Williams Show
Robbie Williams - What We Did Last Summer
Sarah Brightman - La Luna
Britney Spears - In The Zone
Britney Spears - Live From Las Vegas

2004
Sara Brightman - Live From Las Vegas
Guns N' Roses - Use Your Illusion I
Guns N' Roses - Use Your Illusion II
Guns N' Roses - Welcome To The Videos
The Cranberries - Stars: The Best Of 1992 - 2002
Rammstein - Lichtspielhaus
The Beatles - The First U.s. Visit
Coldplay - Live 2003
Paul Mccartney - Back In The U.s. Live 2002
Queen - Greatest Video Hits
Queen - Freddie Mercury Tribute
U2 - Live From Boston
U2 - Best Of 1990-2000
Depeche Mode - One Night In Paris
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Postby madforever » Tue Nov 25, 2008 2:51 am

How much as Justify My Love video single by madonna sold?
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Postby Rudonno » Tue Nov 25, 2008 4:47 am

madforever wrote:How much as Justify My Love video single by madonna sold?
I heard 400.000 copies alone in the US, but can´t remember the source
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Postby andre2907 » Tue Nov 25, 2008 5:19 am

The best-selling muscial DVD in Brazil is Ivete Sangalo: MTV ao Vivo that sold over 400,000 copies.
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Postby stefan » Tue Nov 25, 2008 8:51 am

Dark Side Of The Moon 300.000 copies in US.
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Postby pierpinto » Tue Nov 25, 2008 8:58 am

Rudonno wrote:
madforever wrote:How much as Justify My Love video single by madonna sold?
I heard 400.000 copies alone in the US, but can´t remember the source
200,000

Certified 4xPlat but for video/dvd singles Plat level is 50,000 and Gold 25,000.
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Postby MJDangerous » Wed Nov 26, 2008 4:52 pm

Australia

Only multi-platinum videos that sold well all over the world (I exclude local acts, Andre Rieu and such).

20xPlatinum (300,000)
2005
The Eagles - Hell Freezes Over

12xPlatinum (180,000)
2007
Robbie Williams - What We Did Last Summer - Live At Knebworth

10xPlatinum (150,000)
2009
Michael Jackson - #1's

2008
Pink Floyd - Pulse

2007
The Eagles - Farewell Tour 1

9xPlatinum (135,000)
2009
P!nk - Live From Wembley Arena

2008
Neil Diamond - Greatest Hits Live

2006
Robbie Williams - Live At The Albert

2005
Bee Gees - One Night Only

8xPlatinum (120,000)
2008
Justin Timberlake - FutureSex / LoveShow

2007
Roy Orbison - Black & White

2006
AC/DC - Family Jewels

2005
Various (Dre, Eminem...) - Up In Smoke

7xPlatinum (105,000)
2008
Fleetwood Mac - The Dance
Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin

2007
Cher - The Farewell Tour
Pink Floyd - The Wall

2006
U2 - Go Home - Live From Slane Castle

6xPlatinum (90,000)
2009
P!nk - Live In Europe

2008
AC/DC - No Bull
AC/DC - Plug Me In
Meat Loaf - Hits Out Of Hell
Michael Jackson - History On Film - Volume II

2007
Robbie Williams - And Through It All: Live 1997-2006
Santana - Supernatural Live

2006
Queen - The Greatest Hits Vol. 1
Robbie Williams - The Robbie Williams Show
U2 - Vertigo 2005

5xPlatinum (75,000)
2008
Elvis Presley - Elvis: Aloha From Hawaii
Metallica - S & M
Rod Stewart - Live At Royal Albert Hall

2007
James Blunt - Chasing Time - The Bedlam Sessions

4xPlatinum (60,000)
2008
Pink Floyd - Dark Side Of The Moon
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Live At Slane Castle

2007
Elton John - Greatest Hits Live
Metallica - The Videos 1989-2004
Rod Stewart - It Had To Be You

2006
Il Divo - Encore
Kylie Minogue - Showgirl
Pearl Jam - Live At The Garden

2005
AC/DC - Live In Donington
Coldplay - Coldplay Live 2003
Queen - Live At Wembley 86

3xPlatinum (45,000)
2009
Michael Jackson - Live In Bucharest

2008
Britney Spears - Greatest Hits
Bruce Springsteen - Live In Barcelona
Cat Stevens - Majikat: Earth Tour 1976
Celine Dion - Live In Las Vegas
Rage Against The Machine - Live At The Grand Olympic Auditorium

2007
Dire Straits - Dire Straits Sultans DVD
Eric Clapton - Crossroads Guitar Festival
Guns N' Roses - Welcome To The Videos
Jeff Buckley - Live In Chicago

2006
Billy Joel - The Ultimate Collection
Foo Fighters - Everywhere But Home
Michael Jackson - Video Greatest Hits - History
Queen - Queen On Fire

2005
Bee Gees - Live By Request
Kylie Minogue - Ultimate Kylie

2004
ABBA - Definitive Collection
Madonna - The Girlie Show

2003
Pearl Jam - Touring and

2xPlatinum (30,000)
2008
David Bowie - A Reality Tour
Rage Against The Machine - The Battle Of Mexico City

2007
Fleetwood Mac - Rumours
U2 - U218 Videos

2006
Beyonce - Live At Wembley
Celine Dion - All The Way A Decade Of Song And Video
Elvis Presley - Elvis: '68 Comeback
Evanescence - Anywhere But Home
Il Divo - Live At The Greek
John Lennon - Legend
Metallica - Black
Paul Simon - Graceland
Phil Collins - Live 'n' Loose in Paris
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Off The Map
U2 - Zoo TV

2005
Elton John - Greatest Hits Live
Elton John - Live In Barcelona
Simon & Garfunkel - The Concert In Central Park

2004
U2 - Elevation 2001

2003
Norah Jones - Live In New Orleans
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Postby MJDangerous » Wed Nov 26, 2008 5:01 pm

Australia

This is a tool to estimate sales up to date of DVDs in Australia. Here is the estimated sales depending on the year end ranking (2007):

#1 100k+
#2-3 70k+
#4-5 55k+
#6-7 40k
#8-13 25-40k
#14-35 12-25k
#36-50 8-12k
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Postby MJDangerous » Wed Nov 26, 2008 5:13 pm

Some quick estimates of Australian best sellers:

320k The Eagles - Hell Freezes Over
190k Bee Gees - One Night Only
185k Robbie Williams - What We Did Last Summer - Live At Knebworth
170k The Eagles - Farewell Tour 1
150k Pink Floyd - Pulse
140k Robbie Williams - Live At The Albert
135k Neil Diamond - Greatest Hits Live
135k AC/DC - Family Jewels
135k Michael Jackson - #1's
130k Various (Dre, Eminem...) - Up In Smoke
125k Roy Orbison - Black & White
120k Justin Timberlake - FutureSex / LoveShow
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Postby jcguzman » Wed Nov 26, 2008 5:17 pm

Fantastic work MJ.

Congrats.
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Postby jrh06 » Wed Nov 26, 2008 5:29 pm

hi MJ, do you know australian sales of"the song remains..." and"DVD" from led zepp please??? 8-) 8-) :P :wink: thx!
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Postby MJDangerous » Wed Nov 26, 2008 11:17 pm

jrh06 wrote:hi MJ, do you know australian sales of"the song remains..." and"DVD" from led zepp please??? 8-) 8-) :P :wink: thx!
To be honest, I don't remember it charting at all in Australia, was it released later in this country?
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Postby MJDangerous » Thu Nov 27, 2008 12:35 am

USA

DVDs certified at 250k or more.

1,500,000
The Eagles - Farewell Tour One

1,200,000
New Kids On The Block - Hangin' Tough Live

1,100,000
New Kids On The Block - Hangin' Tough

800,000
The Eagles - Hell Freezes Over
Michael Jackson - Moonwalker

600,000
'N Sync - 'N The Mix
AC/DC - Live At Donnington
Backstreet Boys - All Access Video
Josh Groban - Live In Concert
Various - Up In Smoke
Yanni - Live At The Acropolis

500,000
Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin
Metallica - Binge & Purge
AC/DC - Family Jewels
AC/DC - No Bull
Bee Gees - One Night Only
Evanescence - Anywhere But Home
Hanson - Tulsa, Tokyo..
Michael Jackson - Video History Greatest Hits
Garth Brooks - This Is Garth Brooks
The Three Tenors - In Concert
The Three Tenors - In Concert 1994
Justin Timberlake - FutureSex/Loveshow
Eric Clapton - Crossroads Guitar Festival

475,000
The Rolling Stones - Four Flicks

400,000
Pink Floyd - Pulse
'N Sync - Live From Madison Square Garden
Aerosmith - You Gotta Move
Blue Man Group - The Complex Rock Tour
Garth Brooks - Garth Brooks
Billy Ray Cyrus - Billy Ray Cyrus
Michael Jackson - Number Ones
Journey - Greatest Hits DVD
Metallica - Cliff Em All
Bruce Springsteen - Live In Barcelona
Barbra Streisand - The Concert

300,000
Elton John - Dream Ticket
Metallica - S&M
Coldplay - Live 2003
Josh Groban - Live at the Greek
Backstreet Boys - A Night Out With
Backstreet Boys - Homecoming
Beyonce - The Beyonce Experience
Cher - The Farewell Tour
Celine Dion - A New Day
Michael Jackson - History On Film
Jennifer Lopez - The Reel Me
Madonna - The Immaculate Collection
Nirvana - Live! Tonight! Sold Out!
Pink Floyd - Dark Side Of The Moon
Santana - Supernatural
Britney Spears - Live And More
Britney Spears - Time Out With
Eric Clapton - Crossroads Guitar Festival 2007

260,000
The Beatles - Anthology

250,000
Live Aid
Queen - Live at Wembley
Cream - Albert Hall 2005
Rush - In Rio
AC/DC - Plug Me In
Kiss - Kissology
Dave Matthews Band - The Central Park Concert
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Postby LonelyDreamer » Thu Nov 27, 2008 12:46 am

What about Making Michael Jackson's Thriller (VHS)?

9,000,000 worldwide according to Guinness Book.
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Postby Dane » Thu Nov 27, 2008 1:07 am

MJDangerous wrote:USA

500,000
Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin
Metallica - Binge & Purge
AC/DC - Family Jewels
Bee Gees - One Night Only
Evanescence - Anywhere But Home
Hanson - Tulsa, Tokyo..
Michael Jackson - Video History Greatest Hits
Garth Brooks - This Is Garth Brooks
The Three Tenors - In Concert
The Three Tenors - In Concert 1994
Justin Timberlake - FutureSex/Loveshow
Eric Clapton - Crossroads Guitar Festival
AC/DC - No Bull is 5xp too.
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Postby askew » Fri Nov 28, 2008 9:44 am

MJDangerous wrote:Mexico
Shakira has 2 DVDs that have been awarded certification that are incorrectly listed as albums on the Mexico certification website. These are sold in Mexico as a DVD/CD combo pack. Is that why they were certified as an album or is Mexico's website just incorrect?

Tour Fijacion Oral - Platinum
En Vivo Y En Privado - Gold
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Postby netab » Fri Nov 28, 2008 10:57 am

SPAIN:


2004:

1.EVANESCENCE ANYWHERE BUT HOME SONY BMG ** **
2.EUROJUNIOR EUROJUNIOR KARAOKE VALE MUSIC **
3.BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN LIVE IN BARCELONA SONY BMG 2**
4.CARLOS NUÑEZ C A R LOS NUÑEZ & AMIGOS SONY BMG
5.EXTREMODURO GIRA 2002 DRO * *
6.U2 GO HOME/LIVE AT SLANE CASTLE UNIVERSAL *
7.VARIOS LAS CANCIONES DE PLAYHOUSE WARNER MUSIC * *
8.ALEJANDRO SANZ L O S VIDEOS 91-04 WARNER MUSIC * *
9.BEYONCE LIVE AT WEMBLEY SONY BMG * *
10.BEBO & CIGALA BLANCO Y NEGRO: BEBO & CIGALA EN VIVO SONY * *

* = Gold (Over 10.000)
**= Plat.(Over 25.000)

The First Symbol is the certification in 2004, the second, the total certifications.

2005

1.DAVID BISBAL TODO POR USTEDES VALE MUSIC 3** 3**
2.U2 2005 VERTIGO:LIVE FROM CHICAGO UNIVERSAL 3** 3**
3.MIRA QUIEN BAILA MIRA QUIEN BAILA VALE MUSIC 4** 4**
4.VARIOS LAS CANCIONES DE PLAYHOUSE VOL. II WARNER MUSIC ** **
5.VARIOS LAS CANCIONES DE PLAYHOUSE WARNER MUSIC * **
6.EVANESCENCE ANYWHERE BUT HOME SONY BMG ** 2**
7.ISABEL PANTOJA SINFONIA DE LA COPLA SONY BMG ** **
8.AC/DC FAMILY JEWELS SONY BMG* *
9.MIGUEL RIOS ROCK & RIOS UNIVERSAL * *
10.U2 GO HOME/LIVE AT SLANE CASTLE UNIVERSAL - *

2006

1.PINK FLOYD P.U.L.S.E. EMI ** **
2.MIRA QUIEN BAILA MIRA QUIEN BAILA VAL ** 5**
3.RBD TOUR GENERATION RBD EN VIVO EMI 2** 2**
4.EL CANTO DEL LOCO EPISODIO I SBM
5.ROCIO DURCAL EL CONCIERTO EN VIVO SBM ** **
6.U2 2005 VERTIGO:LIVE FROM CHICAGO UNI 3**
7.MECANO MECANOGRAFIA SBM ** **
8.ISABEL PANTOJA SINFONIA DE LA COPLA SBM ** 2**
9.MADONNA I'M GOING TO TELL YOU A SECRET WARNER MUSIC ** **
10.ERREWAY ERREWAY EN CONCIERTO WARNER MUSIC


2007

1.SHAKIRA TOUR FIJACION ORAL SONY BMG ** **
2.AC/DC PLUG ME IN SONY BMG * *
3.HEROES DEL SILENCIO TOUR 2007 EMI MUSIC ** **
4.RBD LIVE IN RIO EMI MUSIC
5.RBD HECHO EN ESPAÑA EMI MUSIC
6.U2 2005 VERTIGO:LIVE FROM CHICAGO UNIVERSAL 3**
7.EL CANTO DEL LOCO EPISODIO I SONY BMG ** **
8.DIRE STRAITS SULTANS OF SWING-BEST OF UNIVERSAL
9.MADONNA THE CONFESSIONS TOUR WARNER DRO
10.IL DIVO LIVE AT THE GREEK THEATRE SONY BMG * *
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Postby jcguzman » Tue Jan 06, 2009 10:04 am

Here its the end of the year charts regarding DVDS in Australia.

http://www.aria.com.au/pages/aria-chart ... t-2008.htm

Among the ones in the year end top 50 we can find One Night Only by Bee Gees,Eagles Farewell tour 1 and Michael Jacksons number ones.

With this new figures MJ can you provide an estimate for the biggest sellers ever :o

Here its the listed posted a couple of weeks ago.

Some quick estimates of Australian best sellers:

320k The Eagles - Hell Freezes Over
190k Bee Gees - One Night Only
185k Robbie Williams - What We Did Last Summer - Live At Knebworth
170k The Eagles - Farewell Tour 1
150k Pink Floyd - Pulse
140k Robbie Williams - Live At The Albert
135k Neil Diamond - Greatest Hits Live
135k AC/DC - Family Jewels
135k Michael Jackson - #1's
130k Various (Dre, Eminem...) - Up In Smoke
125k Roy Orbison - Black & White
120k Justin Timberlake - FutureSex / LoveShow



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Postby borderwolf » Tue Jan 06, 2009 10:24 am

Thanks for the list, Juan Cristobal!
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Postby jcguzman » Tue Jan 06, 2009 10:27 am

No problem Luka :lol:
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Postby stevyy » Tue Jan 06, 2009 10:36 am

what about the adventures of mimi and other dvds of mariah.. i think all of her 90's dvd went platinum in the us!
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