DIRTY DANCING (soundtrack) sales and awards

According to Sony Music Japan, the soundtrack DIRTY DANCING has sold 32,000,000 copies worldwide. The album sold best in United States (12,489,000 copies), Germany (3,250,000 copies) and United Kingdom (3,000,000 copies).

SALES RANKINGS

DIRTY DANCING certifications and sales

Country / region Sales Certification / source Certification date / sales as of
Australia 790,000 11x Platinum / The Sydney Morning Herald 2013
Australia
Sales: 790,000
Certification / note: 11x Platinum / The Sydney Morning Herald
Certification Date / sales as of: 2013
Brazil 100,000 1x Gold 2004
Brazil
Sales: 100,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 2004
Canada 1,233,000 1x Diamond 1988
Canada
Sales: 1,233,000
Certification / note: 1x Diamond
Certification Date / sales as of: 1988
Denmark 60,000 3x Platinum 3 April, 2018
Denmark
Sales: 60,000
Certification / note: 3x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 3 April, 2018
France 1,000,000 1x Diamond 1993
France
Sales: 1,000,000
Certification / note: 1x Diamond
Certification Date / sales as of: 1993
Germany 3,250,000 13x Gold December 2021
Germany
Sales: 3,250,000
Certification / note: 13x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: December 2021
Hong Kong 10,000 1x Gold
Hong Kong
Sales: 10,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of:
Italy 25,000 1x Gold (Sales since 2009) 2019
Italy
Sales: 25,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold (Sales since 2009)
Certification Date / sales as of: 2019
Japan 8,220 Oricon charts
Japan
Sales: 8,220
Certification / note: Oricon charts
Certification Date / sales as of:
Netherlands 100,000 1x Platinum 1988
Netherlands
Sales: 100,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 1988
New Zeland 15,000 1x Platinum
New Zeland
Sales: 15,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Norway 65,831 Year-end list 1987/1988
Norway
Sales: 65,831
Certification / note: Year-end list
Certification Date / sales as of: 1987/1988
Poland 50,000 1x Gold 2000
Poland
Sales: 50,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 2000
Spain 400,000 4x Platinum 1992
Spain
Sales: 400,000
Certification / note: 4x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 1992
Sweden 100,000 1x Platinum 9 September, 1988
Sweden
Sales: 100,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 9 September, 1988
Switzerland 250,000 5x Platinum 1994
Switzerland
Sales: 250,000
Certification / note: 5x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 1994
United Kingdom 3,000,000 10x Platinum 30 June, 2016
United Kingdom
Sales: 3,000,000
Certification / note: 10x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 30 June, 2016
United States 12,489,000 11x Platinum 24 January, 1994
United States
Sales: 12,489,000
Certification / note: 11x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 24 January, 1994
Worldwide sales 32,000,000 Sony Music Japan
Total
Sales: 32,000,000
Source: Sony Music Japan