CSPC: Kylie Minogue Popularity Analysis

KYLIE MINOGUE

Physical Singles Sales – Part 1

As a reminder, the weighting is done with a 10 to 3 ratio between one album and one physical single.

Kylie (1988) – 1,872,000 equivalent albums

I Should Be So Lucky – 2,170,000
The Loco-Motion – 2,150,000
Je ne sais pas pourquoi – 720,000
Got to Be Certain – 870,000
It’s No Secret – 250,000
Turn It into Love – 80,000

Enjoy Yourself (1989) – 633,000 equivalent albums

Hand on Your Heart – 810,000
Wouldn’t Change a Thing – 550,000
Never Too Late – 320,000
Tears on My Pillow – 430,000

Rhythm of Love (1990) – 327,000 equivalent albums

Better the Devil You Know – 480,000
Step Back in Time – 270,000
What Do I Have to Do – 200,000
Shocked – 140,000

The arrival of Minogue was stunning in the UK. She sold over 2,1 million singles during the year 1988, twice as much as Bros the #2 top selling act of the year. In the US, The Loco-Motion was the only single which took off, peaking at #3. This song, along with I Should Be So Lucky, sold well all over the World, breaking the 2 million mark.

After more than 6 million physical single sales during the first era, the hype slowed down in following years. Results were still very healthy during the promotion of Enjoy Yourself which generated more than 2 million sales. Singles from Rhythm of Love top 1 million units combined.

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ChartGeek

Kylie Minogue sold over 80 million albums worldwide.
Yet you get to the number 25 million?

This site is a big CON.

Really?

p0isonparadise

On what planet did Kylie sell 80 million albums? Certainly isn’t Earth.

Eminemfan

Wow terrible stats for someone who is called big celebrity in non american markets. She is Australian selena gomez without us market. And her sales in europe as a whole are average at best.

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