Fun fact: Garth Brooks is still the best-selling album artist in Soundscan era

Fun fact: With US album sales of 68.6 million, Garth Brooks is the best-selling album artist dating to the 1991 advent of Soundscan.

And he hasn’t put out an album since 2001’s Scarecow.

According to the RIAA, he is the second best-selling solo albums artist in the United States of all time behind Elvis Presley (overall is third to the Beatles and Elvis Presley) with 128 million units sold. Brooks has released six albums that achieved diamond status in the United States, those being: Garth Brooks (10× platinum), No Fences (17× platinum), Ropin’ the Wind (14× platinum), The Hits (10× platinum), Sevens (10× platinum) and Double Live (21× platinum).