List of best-selling albums in Argentina

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This is a list of the best-selling albums in Argentina based on CAPIF certification. Albums are listed in order of certification (highest to lowest), and order of release date (earliest to most recent). This list contains any type of album, including studio, greatest hits, compilation, various artists, soundtrack, DVDs and remix.

Certification levels (Timeline)[edit]

Certification Before January 1, 2001 Since January 1, 2001
Gold 30,000 20,000
Platinum 60,000 40,000

Diamond[edit]

List of diamond-certified albums in Argentina

10 - 16 x platinum[edit]

Year Artist Album Label Certification[1]
1991 Luis Miguel Romance WEA Latina 16× platinum[2]
1991 Guns N' Roses Use Your Illusion II (DVD) Universal 12× platinum
1997 Luis Miguel Romances WEA Latina 11× platinum[3]
1994 Luis Miguel Segundo Romance WEA Latina 11× platinum
1999 Guns N' Roses Use Your Illusion I (DVD) Universal 10× platinum

8 x platinum[edit]

Year Artist Album Label Certification[1]
1984 Roberto Carlos Los Más Grandes Éxitos Vol. II Sony Music 8× platinum
1992 Bob Marley & The Wailers Leyenda (DVD) Universal 8× platinum
1993 Mercedes Sosa 30 Años Universal 8× platinum
1996 La Renga Despedazado por Mil Partes (DVD) Universal 8× platinum

7 x platinum[edit]

Year Artist Album Label Certification[1]
1981 María Martha Serra Lima Esencia Romántica Sony Music 7× platinum
1996 Luis Miguel Nada Es Igual Warner 7× platinum
1997 Soledad La Sole Sony Music 7× platinum
1999 Maná Maná MTV Unplugged Warner 7× platinum

6 x platinum[edit]

Year Artist Album Label Certification[1]
1987 Guns N' Roses Appetite for Destruction Universal 6× platinum
1991 Roxette Joyride EMI 6× platinum
1994 Diego Torres Tratar de Estar Mejor Sony Music 6× platinum
1994 Aerosmith Big Ones (DVD) Universal 6× platinum
1995 José Luis Perales 15 Grandes Éxitos EMI 6× platinum
1995 Ricky Martin A Medio Vivir Sony Music 6× platinum
1997 Andrea Bocelli Romanza (Italian and Spanish versions combined) Universal 6× platinum
1999 Guns N' Roses Use Your Illusion II Universal 6× platinum
1999 Los Nocheros Nocheros EMI 6× platinum
2002 Bersuit De la Cabeza (DVD) Universal 6× platinum
2003 Phil Collins Serious Hits (Double DVD) Warner 6× platinum

5 x platinum[edit]

Year Artist Album Label Certification[1]
1990 Madonna The Immaculate Collection Warner 5× platinum
1991 Metallica Metallica Universal 5× platinum
1993 Luis Miguel 20 Años Warner 5× platinum
1994 Fito Páez Circo Beat Warner 5× platinum
1996 Rosana Lunas Rotas Universal 5× platinum
1997 Alejandro Sanz Más Warner 5× platinum
1997 Backstreet Boys Backstreet's Back EMI 5× platinum
1998 U2 The Best of 1980–1990 Universal 5× platinum
1998 Shakira Dónde Están Los Ladrones? Sony BMG 5× platinum
1998 Chayanne Atado a Tu Amor Sony Music 5× platinum
1999 Guns N' Roses Use Your Illusion I Universal 5× platinum
1999 Luis Miguel Amarte Es Un Placer Warner 5× platinum
2001 Juan d'Arienzo Juan d'Arienzo - RCA Victor Sony Music 5× platinum
2001 Diego Torres Un Mundo Diferente Sony Music 5× platinum
2002 Bersuit De la Cabeza Universal 5× platinum
2003 Phil Collins Serious Hits… Live! Warner 5× platinum
2005 Ricardo Arjona Adentro Sony Music 5× platinum
2007 Serrat y Sabina Dos Pájaros de Un Tiro Sony Music 5× platinum
2009 Mercedes Sosa Cantora, Un Viaje Íntimo Sony Music 5× platinum

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Representando a la Industria Argentina de la Música". CAPIF. Retrieved 2009-12-31. 
  2. ^ Lannert, John (1997-07-26). "Argentina Notas". Billboard (Nielsen Company) 109 (30): 35. Retrieved 2011-09-22. 
  3. ^ Fino, Dolores (1998-07-17). "Ritmo Latino". La Prensa San Diego. Retrieved 2011-03-22. 

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