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Female Singers With Number 1 Albums in US and UK: Pink / Jennifer Lopez / Christina Aguilera

United States- Pink was being one of the top female artists in the US. Despite her success, she only scored one number 1 album. It was her last album called “The Truth About Love”. That album has been certified 2x platinum by RIAA. Pink has scored total of six top 10 albums and her biggest seller was”Missundaztood” which reached number 6 but was certified 5x platinum by RIAA.
United Kingdom- Pink did very well in United Kingdom In fact, she is one of the most successful female artists there since 2000. However, only “Funhouse” went to number 1 which BPI certified with 4x platinum. She had other 5 albums went to top 5.Her top seller was also “Missundaztood” which peaked at number 2 and was certified 6x platinum.

Jennifer Lopez
United States- Jennifer Lopez was very successful in United States which started in 1999, her debut in mainstream music. She only scored two number 1 albums though with “J.Lo” as her first and with most sales after certified by RIAA with 4x platinum. Her second charttopping album was “J to tha L.O! The Remixes”. She had a total of 8 top 10 albums in the US.
United Kingdom- Jennifer Lopez did well in United Kingdom where she scored 5 top 10 albums, but failed to score a number 1 album. Her biggest seller in UK was “This is Me… Then” despite onoy reaching number 13. It was certified double platinum by the BPI.

Christina Aguilera
United States- Christina Aguilera started as a teenybopper and  quickly received success with her self-titled debut album. She had a total of six top 10 albums by which two went to number 1. Her self-titled album was the first, and then “Back to Basics”. “Christina Aguilera” album was reportedly 8x platinum by RIAA. Her second biggest seller was the number 2 album “Stripped” which was 4x platinum.
United Kingdom- Christina Aguilera scored two number 1 albums in United Kingdom. Her first has been “Back to Basics” and followed by “Bionic”. The latter was a low seller though. Her most successful album in the country has been “Stripped” which was certified 6x platinum by BPI.

Credits: Billboard / OCC  / Wikipedia

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Female Singers with Number 1 Albums in US and UK: Mariah Carey / Miley Cyrus

Mariah Carey

United States- Mariah Carey is among the most successful solo artists in American music history. Her albums went multi-platinum and she scored a total of six number 1 albums. It startef with her self-titled debut album “Mariah Carey” which was certified 9x platinum. It was followed by her third and fourth studio albums “Music Box” and “Daydream” which was both certified 10x platinum by RIAA. “Butterfly” followed which was 5x platinum. She flopped with her succeeding albums but came back at number 1 with “The Emancipation of Mimi”, and “E=MC2”. Despite some of her albums not reaching number 1, but most of them went multi-platinum particularly her Christmas album, her compilation “#1s”, “Emotions” and more.
United Kingdom- Mariah Carey only scored two number 1 albums in United Kingdom. Those were her third album “Music Box” and fourth studio album “Daydream”. However, shr had lots of top ten albums and went either platinum and multi-platinum. “The Emancipation of Mimi” album which only peaked at number 7 successfully sold well with 2x platinum certification from BPI.

Miley Cyrus
United States- Miley Cyrus became very popular in the US both as Hannah Montana and being herself, Miley Cyrus. She scored three number 1 albums as Hannah Montana with soundtracks “Hannah Montana”, her second with “Hannah Montana 2: Meet Miley Cyrus” (her introductory as Miley Cyrus”, and “Hannah Montana: The Movie”. Her albums as Miley Cyrus which went to number 1 were “Breakout” and “Bangerz”. These albums of her went platinum to double or triple platinums. Some of her Hannah Montana albums and Miley Cyrus records went top 10.
United Kingdom- As Hannah Montana, Miley Cyrus never scored a number 1 album in United Kingdom. However, most of these albums went to top 10. Being Miley Cyrus, she only scored one number 1 album with her last release “Bangerz”. Some of her albums went to top 10 to. Miley Cyrus has gone Gold Record to Platinum with her albums.

Credits: Billboard / OCC /Wikipedia

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