This elite list was compelled by Stacker and the finished product was from researching the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and the Grammy Awards.

To be on this very elite list, you have to win so many awards, have so many albums sold, etc.

Here’s the list Stacker came up with:

#1. The Beatles

#2. Elvis Presley

#3. Garth Brooks

#4. Eagles

#5. Bruce Springsteen

#6. Michael Jackson

#7. Led Zepplin

#8. U2

#9. Billy Joel

#10. Barbra Streisand

#11. Elton John

#12. Jay Z

#13. Stevie Wonder

#14. Eminem

#15. Beyonce

#16. Madonna

#17. Eric Clapton

#18. Metallica

#19. Mariah Carey

#20. Vince Gill

#21. Kanye West

#22. Aerosmith

#23. Whitney Houston

#24. Paul McCartney

#25. Pink Floyd

#26. Taylor Swift

#27. The Rolling Stones

#28. AC/DC

#29. George Strait

#30. Bob Dylan

#31. Sting

#32. Willie Nelson

#33. Celine Dion

#34. Adele

#35.Shania Twain

#36. Santana

#37. Johnny Cash

#38. Aretha Franklin

#39.The Chicks

#40. Fleetwood Mac

#41. Kenny Rogers

#42. Van Halen

#43. Linda Ronstadt

#44. Phil Collins

#45. Paul Simon

#46. Simon & Garfunkel

#47. Alicia Keys

#48. Frank Sinatra

#49. Neil Diamond

#50. Kenny G