Lady GaGa, Justin Bieber, Lil Wayne, Others In 2012 Guinness Book of World Records
The 2012 edition of the “Guinness Book of World Records” hasn’t hit stores yet, but some KISS-FM artists have become world record holders over the past year:
Lady GaGa now holds the record for Most Weeks Spent on the Digital Hot Songs Chart with 83 weeks. She is also recognized for having the Most Twitter Followers, with 11.2 recognized followers.
Lil Wayne is now the proud owner of the the world record for Most U.S. Hot 100 Hits By a Rap Artist, 1999-2010 with 64 songs in that time period.
Justin Bieber holds a pretty cool world record, Most Popular Video of Any Kind Online. His “Baby” video with Ludacris is recognized as having over 463 million views.
Taylor Swift’s “Speak Now” album is also in the record books. It is the Fastest Selling Digital Album By a Female Artist.
Adele is also a record holder. Her album “21” is the only album in the history of the U.K. to sell over 3 million copies in one calendar year. “21” also has the longest run as the #1 album in the U.K. for a solo-female artist for an 11-week run.
“Whip My Hair” singer and celebrity daughter Willow Smith is also in the book for being the youngest star in the history of music to have a top 20 hit in both the U.S. and the U.K. She did it at only 10-years old.