Billboard and the Nielsen Company have compiled a list of the Top 10 Best-Selling Artists of All Time.  The list includes a mix of artists from all genres including country music, which has filled 4 of the slots.  The list is based on top sales from the past 20 years!  Here is the full list...Top 10 Best- Selling Artist of the Soundscan Era:

#1- Garth Brooks--($68, 561, 000)

#2- The Beatles--($63, 299, 000)

#3- Mariah Carey--(53, 612, 000)

#4- Metallica--(53, 170, 000)

#5- Celine Dion--(51, 492, 000)

#6- George Strait--(43, 310, 000)

#7- Eminem--(41, 166, 000)

#8- Tim McGraw--(40, 169, 000)

#9- Alan Jackson--(38, 860, 000)

#10- Pink Floyd--(37, 228, 000)

 

(Dial-Global)