Friday, March 16, 2012

11 Extremely Disappointing Facts About Popular Music

1. Led Zeppelin, REM, and Depeche Mode have never had a number one single, Rihanna has 10

 2. The cast of “Glee” has had more songs chart than the Beatles

 3. Barbara Streissand has sold more records (140 million) than Pearl Jam, Johnny Cash, and Tom Petty combined

4. Celine Dion’s “Falling Into You” sold more copies than any Queen, Nirvana, or Bruce Springsteen record

 5. People actually bought Billy Ray Cyrus’ album “Some Gave All…” 20 million people. More than any Bob Marley album

 6. Ke$ha’s “Tik-Tok” sold more copies than ANY Beatles single

 7. Same with Shania Twain’s “Come On Over”

 8. Creed has sold more records in the US than Jimi Hendrix

 9. Flo Rida’s “Low” has sold 8 million copies – the same as The Beatles’ “Hey Jude”

 10. The Black Eyed Peas’ “I Gotta Feeling” is more popular than any Elvis or Simon & Garfunkel song

 11. Katy Perry holds the same record as Michael Jackson for most number one singes from an album

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