MILLENNIUM by BACKSTREET BOYS sales and awards

According to Sony Music Japan, Billboard, MILLENNIUM by BACKSTREET BOYS has sold 40,000,000 copies worldwide. The album sold best in United States (13,840,000 copies), Canada (1,000,000 copies) and Japan (810,350 copies).

MILLENNIUM certifications and sales

Country / region Sales Certification / source Certification date / sales as of
Argentina 180,000 3x Platinum 10 April, 1999
Argentina
Sales: 180,000
Certification / note: 3x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 10 April, 1999
Australia 210,000 3x Platinum JUNE 2000
Australia
Sales: 210,000
Certification / note: 3x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: JUNE 2000
Austria 25,000 1x Gold 1 June, 1999
Austria
Sales: 25,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 1 June, 1999
Belgium 100,000 2x Platinum
Belgium
Sales: 100,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Brazil 500,000 2x Platinum 1999
Brazil
Sales: 500,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 1999
Canada 1,000,000 1x Diamond October 21, 1999
Canada
Sales: 1,000,000
Certification / note: 1x Diamond
Certification Date / sales as of: October 21, 1999
Chilie 57,665 1x Platinum / Year-end list 1999
Chilie
Sales: 57,665
Certification / note: 1x Platinum / Year-end list
Certification Date / sales as of: 1999
Columbia 20,000 1x Platinum
Columbia
Sales: 20,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Denmark 50,000 1x Platinum
Denmark
Sales: 50,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Finland 42,525 IFPI Finland
Finland
Sales: 42,525
Certification / note: IFPI Finland
Certification Date / sales as of:
Germany 750,000 3x Gold 2000
Germany
Sales: 750,000
Certification / note: 3x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 2000
Hong Kong 40,000 2x Platinum
Hong Kong
Sales: 40,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
India 60,000 3x Platinum
India
Sales: 60,000
Certification / note: 3x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Indonesia 150,000 3x Platinum
Indonesia
Sales: 150,000
Certification / note: 3x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Ireland 30,000 1x Platinum
Ireland
Sales: 30,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Italy 300,000 3x Platinum
Italy
Sales: 300,000
Certification / note: 3x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Japan 810,350 4x Platinum November 1999
Japan
Sales: 810,350
Certification / note: 4x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: November 1999
Korea 300,000 RIAK / Gaon charts
Korea
Sales: 300,000
Certification / note: RIAK / Gaon charts
Certification Date / sales as of:
Malaysia 100,000 4x Platinum
Malaysia
Sales: 100,000
Certification / note: 4x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Mexico 675,000 4x Platinum + 1x Gold 15 December, 2000
Mexico
Sales: 675,000
Certification / note: 4x Platinum + 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 15 December, 2000
Netherlands 160,000 2x Platinum 2000
Netherlands
Sales: 160,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2000
New Zeland 45,000 3x Platinum
New Zeland
Sales: 45,000
Certification / note: 3x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Norway 50,000 1x Platinum 2000
Norway
Sales: 50,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2000
Poland 50,000 1x Gold 1999
Poland
Sales: 50,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 1999
Portugal 40,000 1x Platinum
Portugal
Sales: 40,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Singapore 45,000 3x Platinum
Singapore
Sales: 45,000
Certification / note: 3x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
South Africa 50,000 1x Platinum
South Africa
Sales: 50,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Spain 400,000 4x Platinum 1999
Spain
Sales: 400,000
Certification / note: 4x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 1999
Sweden 80,000 1x Platinum 6 October, 1999
Sweden
Sales: 80,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 6 October, 1999
Switzerland 50,000 1x Platinum 2000
Switzerland
Sales: 50,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2000
Taiwan 200,000 4x Platinum
Taiwan
Sales: 200,000
Certification / note: 4x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Thailand 100,000 2x Platinum
Thailand
Sales: 100,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
United Kingdom 300,000 1x Platinum 26 November, 1999
United Kingdom
Sales: 300,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 26 November, 1999
United States 13,840,000 13x Platinum 7 February, 2001
United States
Sales: 13,840,000
Certification / note: 13x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 7 February, 2001
Uruguay 6,000 1x Platinum
Uruguay
Sales: 6,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Venezuela 40,000 2x Platinum
Venezuela
Sales: 40,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Europe (IFPI) 2,000,000 2x Platinum 1999
Europe (IFPI)
Sales: 2,000,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 1999
Worldwide sales 40,000,000 Sony Music Japan, Billboard
Total
Sales: 40,000,000
Source: Sony Music Japan, Billboard