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Got 'Til Its Gone---janet featuring Joni Mitchell and Q-Tip (The Velvet Rope, #1 Japan and South Africa)

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Singles

Control Era

WHYDFML - Gold

Nasty - Gold

WITOY - Gold

Control - Gold

LWA - uncertified

PP - uncertified

= 2,000,000

Rhythm Nation 1814 Era

MYM - Platinum

RN - Gold

Escapade - Gold

Alright - Gold

Come Back To Me - uncertified

Black Cat - Gold

LWDN (WY) - Gold

= 3,500,000

janet. Era

TTWLG - 1,116,000 (certified platinum) (+242,000 digital) (1,358,000 physical + digital)

If - 679,000 (certified gold) (+212,000 digital) (891,000 physical + digital)

Again - 1,186,000 (certified platinum)

ATAP - 531,000 (certified gold)

BOL - 211,000 (uncertified)

YWT - 404,000 (certified gold)

= 4,581,000

Design of A Decade Era

Runaway - 861,000

Scream - 719,000 (certified platinum) (+187,629 digital) (906,629 physical + digital)

= 1,767,629

Velvet Rope Era

TA - 1,224,000 (certified gold)

IGL - 928,000 (certified gold)

WIGB feat. Janet - 844,000 (certified gold)

= 2,996,000

All For You Era

DRM - 646,000 (certified gold)

DRM (EP) - 5,000

AFY - 485,000 (+235,000 digital) (AFY is uncertified, but Billboard said it was gold when Janet was honored in 2001) (720,000 physical + digital)

STCML - 296,400 (uncertified)

SOAG - 11,500 (digital) (uncertified)

= 1,678,900

Damita Jo Era

JALW - 4,500 (digital)

IWY - 1,000,000 (certified platinum)

AN(DS) - 4,000

= 1,008,500

20 Y.O. Era

COM - 179,000 (+44,000 physical) (223,000 physical + digital)

SEX - 105,000 (digital)

WU - 4,000 (digital)

= 332,000

Discipline Era

Feedback - 822,000 (digital)

Rock With U - 23,230

Luv - 8,470

= 822,000

Total U.S. single sales = 18,707,729

Receipts:

http://www.riaa.com/goldandplatinumdata.php?resultpage=1&table=SEARCH_RESULTS&action=&title=&artist=janet%20jackson&format=SINGLE&debutLP=&category=&sex=&releaseDate=&requestNo=&type=&level=&label=&company=&certificationDate=&awardDescription=&catalogNo=&aSex=&rec_id=&charField=&gold=&platinum=&multiPlat=&level2=&certDate=&album=&id=&after=&before=&startMonth=1&endMonth=1&startYear=1958&endYear=2010&sort=Artist&perPage=25

http://www.billboard.com/column-chartbeat/ask-billboard-katy-perry-christina-aguilera-1004100889.story#/column/chartbeat/ask-billboard-sugarland-s-sweet-success-1004124554.story

http://www.ukmix.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=18015

http://www.ukmix.org/forums/viewtopic.php?p=2279501#2279501

http://www.ukmix.org/forums/viewtopic.php?p=2528813#2528813

Janet's total estimated U.S. record sales = 55,118,605

Updated.

So I did A LOT of searching, reading, Googling, and most of the estimates I see on UKMix estimate Janet's worldwide single sales to be ~45-50 million. So with that said, below:

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That's my girl :thumbup: Can sell like crazy no matter the era :cheers:

:cheer: :cheer: :cheer: :cheer: :cheer: :cheer: :cheer: :cheer: :cheer: :cheer:

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Well I bought some TVR albums and dropped them off in random peoples letterboxes so thats an extra 6 copies added to TVR sales :filenails:

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Well I bought some TVR albums and dropped them off in random peoples letterboxes so thats an extra 6 copies added to TVR sales :filenails:

That's my big brother :thumbup: Stan for Ms. Jan :thumbup:

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Worldwide Single Sales

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Young Love - 190,000

Say You Do - 100,000

Don't Mess Up This Good Thing - 25,000

Come Give Your Love To Me - 150,000

= 465,000

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Don't Stand Another Chance - 115,000

Fast Girls - 30,000

Two To The Power Of Love - 40,000

= 185,000

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What Have You Done For Me Lately - 2,000,000

Nasty - 1,750,000

When I Think Of You - 1,500,000

Control - 1,050,000

Let's Wait Awhile - 1,150,000

The Pleasure Principle - 600,000

Funny How Time Flies - 30,000

Diamonds - 700,000

= 8,780,000

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Miss You Much - 2,000,000

Rhythm Nation - 1,150,000

Escapade - 1,400,000

Alright - 1,050,000

Come Back To Me - 700,000

Black Cat - 1,200,000

Love Will Never Do (Without You) - 1,150,000

State Of The World - 100,000

The Best Things In Life Are Free - 1,800,000

= 10,550,000

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That's The Way Love Goes - 3,000,000

If - 1,350,000

Again - 2,250,000

Because Of Love - 475,000

Any Time, Any Place - 855,000

You Want This - 800,000

Whoops Now / What'll I Do - 825,000

= 6,855,000

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Scream - 4,000,000

Runaway - 1,500,000

Twenty Foreplay - 175,000

= 5,675,000

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Got Til It's Gone - 900,000

Together Again - 6,000,000

I Get Lonely - 1,450,000

Go Deep - 350,000

Every Time - 150,000

You - 75,000

What's It Gonna Be?! - 1,400,000

Luv Me, Luv Me - 20,000

Girlfriend/Boyfriend feat. Janet - 175,000

= 10,520,000

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Doesn't Really Matter - 1,500,000

All For You - 2,250,000

Someone To Call My Lover - 650,000

Son Of A Gun (I Betcha Think This Song Is About You) - 125,000

Come On Get Up - 30,000

Feel It Boy feat. Janet - 400,000

= 4,955,000

*I couldn't find WW figures for DJ - #1s, so I just used US sales

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Just A Little While - 4,500

I Want You - 1,000,000

All Nite (Don't Stop) - 4,000

= 1,008,500

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COM - 223,000

SEX - 105,000

WU - 4,000

= 332,000

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Feedback - 822,000

Rock With U - 23,230

Luv - 8,470

= 853,700

Total estimated worldwide single sales = 50,495,000

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Total estimated worldwide record sales

134,495,000

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And people try to say she's not a global act. :lmao:

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Total estimated worldwide Record sales

134,495,006

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Well I bought some TVR albums and dropped them off in random peoples letterboxes so thats an extra 6 copies added to TVR sales :filenails:

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I remember this show!!! :excited: :excited: :excited:

90s come back :tear:

You know they still air the shows right? :unsure:

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I know. But the old ones are still good.

True, I just want the nee episodes of the old shows.

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:lmao: :lmao: :lmao: :lmao: :lmao:

I remember this show!!! :excited: :excited: :excited:

90s come back :tear:

They're supposedly bringing that show back along with Rugrats, Rocket Power and a few others.

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True, I just want the nee episodes of the old shows.

I VAGUELY remember hearing what Henri was saying about brining the shows back with new episodes.

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They're supposedly bringing that show back along with Rugrats, Rocket Power and a few others.

I VAGUELY remember hearing what Henri was saying about brining the shows back with new episodes.

:o:excited: :excited: :excited: :excited: :excited: :excited: :excited: :excited:

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:o:excited: :excited: :excited: :excited: :excited: :excited: :excited: :excited:

Oh yeah...I think Doug is one of the shows they're thinking about bringing back too.

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Oh yeah...I think Doug is one of the shows they're thinking about bringing back too.

YAAAAYYY!!!!! :excited: :excited: :excited:

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It took me about 4 or 5 hours to get all of that together. :sigh:

the sacrifices we make for janet...now if only her team will get it together and start announcing over 130mill records sold

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