CSPC: Whitney Houston Popularity Analysis


Reaching the latter part of her career, the following singles are much weaker sellers. Just Whitney flopped hard due to the awful performances of its singles while the market of physical singles collapsed shortly after.

There are still several notable sellers within’ the Orphan category. The biggest of them is the 2-million seller Exhale (Shoop Shoop). In fact, if the Soundtrack isn’t credited to her, the single obviously is.

All together, Whitney sold 49,2 million physical singles.

Just Whitney… (2002) – 87,000 equivalent albums

One of Those Days – 110,000
Try It on My Own – 50,000
Whatchulookinat – 130,000

One Wish: The Holiday Album (2003) – 8,000 equivalent albums

One Wish (For Christmas) – 25,000

I Look to You (2009) – 23,000 equivalent albums

Million Dollar Bill – 25,000
I Look to You – 50,000

Orphan – 2,118,000 equivalent albums

One Moment in Time – 1,820,000
The Star Spangled Banner – 1,120,000
Exhale (Shoop Shoop) – 1,750,000
Count On Me – 950,000
Why Does It Hurt So Bad – 280,000
Could I Have This Kiss Forever – 740,000
Same Script, Different Cast – 60,000
It Isn’t, It Wasn’t, It Ain’t Never Gonna Be – 180,000
Something in Common – 60,000
Remaining Singles – 100,000

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