PLEASE HAMMER DON`T HURT `EM by MC HAMMER sales and awards

According to Universal Music Japan, PLEASE HAMMER DON`T HURT `EM by MC HAMMER has sold 18,000,000 copies worldwide. The album sold best in United States (10,000,000 copies), Canada (800,000 copies) and United Kingdom (600,000 copies).

SALES RANKINGS

PLEASE HAMMER DON`T HURT `EM certifications and sales

Country / region Sales Certification / source Certification date / sales as of
Australia 70,000 1x Platinum JANUARY 1991
Australia
Sales: 70,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: JANUARY 1991
Austria 25,000 1x Gold 8 July, 1991
Austria
Sales: 25,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 8 July, 1991
Canada 800,000 8x Platinum 1991
Canada
Sales: 800,000
Certification / note: 8x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 1991
France 100,000 1x Gold 1991
France
Sales: 100,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 1991
Germany 250,000 1x Gold 1991
Germany
Sales: 250,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 1991
Japan 559,160 2x Platinum April 1991
Japan
Sales: 559,160
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: April 1991
Netherlands 50,000 1x Gold 1991
Netherlands
Sales: 50,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 1991
New Zeland 15,000 1x Platinum
New Zeland
Sales: 15,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Spain 100,000 1x Platinum 1991
Spain
Sales: 100,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 1991
Switzerland 25,000 1x Gold 1990
Switzerland
Sales: 25,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 1990
United Kingdom 600,000 2x Platinum 1 August, 1991
United Kingdom
Sales: 600,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 1 August, 1991
United States 10,000,000 10x Platinum 15 April, 1991
United States
Sales: 10,000,000
Certification / note: 10x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 15 April, 1991
Worldwide sales 18,000,000 Universal Music Japan
Total
Sales: 18,000,000
Source: Universal Music Japan