Her Achievements

Everytime we think there is nothing left to achieve, Whitney proves the world wrong...

Whitney's Achievements
The Biggest Selling Debut album in the world is "Whitney Houston" with sales of over 23 Million Copies.

"Whitney"(1987) has US Sales of over 9 Million, UK Sales of over 2 Million and Total Worldwide sales of over 19 Million.

The R&B influenced "I'm Your Baby Tonight" album has sold around 12 Million Copies.

The only artist ever to have seven consecutive No.1 singles in the US Hot 100.

The first female artist to debut at No.1 in Billboards' Album Chart "Whitney" (1987).

"I Will Always Love You" has sold 4.6 Million copies in the US and is the second biggest selling single (recently losing the title to Elton John's tribute song to Diana, Princess Of Wales, "Candle In The Wind."

The second biggest selling single by a female artist in the UK is "I Will Always Love You", with UK Sales of Over 1.56 Million Copies - This record was recently broken by Cher's "Believe".

Total World sales of "I Will Always Love You" stand at EIGHT MILLION making it the second biggest selling commercial single in World music history - recently losing it's title to "Candle In The Wind" (Sales now at 30 Million Copies).

"The Bodyguard" sold an amazing one million copies in the final week of 1992 - at the time, it set a record for the most albums sold in a single week. The title was broken in 1998 and again in 1999 but this was due to changes in the way the Billboard 200 was compiled adding extras days sales for Garth Brooks and Backstreet Boys.

The largest initial certification of any Album in US Sales History is "The Bodyguard" with 6 Million Copies sold in it's first two months on sale. It currently stands at 17 Million copies (SoundScan). "The Bodyguard" is the best selling Soundtrack Album ever.

The biggest selling album in the world in the 1990's is "The Bodyguard" and the second biggest selling album EVER!! 34 Million Copies and counting....

The Bodyguard (Warner Bros.) is the FIFTH biggest grossing film EVER ( Million) !!

"I Will Always Love You" spend an amazing 14 weeks at the top of the Billboard Hot100 chart. It remains one of the longest No.1 singles ever.

"Exhale (Shoop Shoop)" is only the third single to DEBUT at No.1 in the US.

The longest running No.2 (!) record in US Chart History is "Exhale (Shoop Shoop)" with 11 weeks in the runner up spot.

Whitney has Eleven No.1 singles in the US making her the (joint) female artist with the second most No.1 singles - Mariah Carey leads this list with 14 No.1 singles (eleven solo and three colaborations).

Whitney Houston has registered 20 Gold singles in the USA, and 5 platinum singles.

Whitney Houston is the first artist to have three albums sell over 9 Million copies a piece, making her the most consistent artist ever.

In collecting her 21st American Music Award, Whitney has the distiction of being the female artist with the most AMA's to her credit. She is one AMA shy of Alabama's record.

Whitney Houston is amongst the five highest paid actresses in the world, and is reported to have collected Million for her role in "The Preacher's Wife".

"The Preacher's Wife" is the World's best selling Gospel album of all time with registered sales of 5 Million copies.



  Whitney and Dolly?
Why Dolly and Whitney? well , if u guys did not know, Dolly Parton was the original singer for the hit single made famous by Whitney Houston"I Will Always Love You". This song spent an amazing 14 weeks at the top of the Billboard Hot100 chart. It remains one of the longest No.1 singles ever.