The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry calls Taylor Swift the Global Recording Artist of 2019.
However, it is the second time Taylor Swift wins this title. In the year 2014, Taylor was called the Best Selling Artist.
We are not going to deny how important it is for Swift. Especially after not getting a Grammy nomination this year.
The IFPI is responsible for the music industry, internationally. It contains the details and data regarding the artists, their albums and songs.
Along with Taylor, nine other artists were winning the recognition in 2019.
Ed Sheeran is one of the biggest names in the music industry for the last ten years.
In 2019 his No.6 Collaborations Project sales were around 650,000 making him the second on the list of Best Selling Artist.
Along with his No.6 collaborations Project album, 2019 also holds records of his singles.
Ed Sheeran’s 2019 singles include Best Part of Me, Beautiful People and Cross Me.
Post Malone’s best work in 2019 is his album Hollywood’s Bleeding. Reports suggest that it earned around 3.001 million equivalent album units during the year. The album sales are 357,000 for Hollywood’s Bleeding.
Billie Eilish did grab the Grammys this year. However, for 2019 she becomes the fourth Best Selling Artist as declared by IFPI.
When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? earns total 2,518,000 units. The sales record for the album is 676,000.
Queen comes into the picture with its soundtrack for Bohemian Rapsody. The sales for the album is 366,000.
Ariane Grande comes in the list while she leads the world on her tune to “Thank You, Next”.
The album is one favourite fan piece, and so is the song video. The total units for the album are 2,056,000. The album sales are 279,000.
BTS is one band that deserves more recognition than it gets. Maybe, it is finally their time to shine as IFPI calls it the seventh Best Selling Artist of 2019. The album Map of the Soul: Persona gets a sales number of 454,000.
Drake’s Scorpion is a 2019 hit no one can stop talking about. The total sales units are 1,249,000. The album sales are 51,000.
Lady Gaga’s voice in A Star Is Born everything that makes 2019 better for us. IFPI gives this esteemed artist the ninth position in the list. For the soundtrack of A Star Is Born the album sales are around 486,000.
Abbey Road by The Beatles gets a sales of 333,000. Indeed, The Beatles deserve to be in the top ten Best Selling Artist of 2019.