Discussing him recently at work with a guy who's not from the USA, he asked me and another co-worker who the most famous musician in the USA of all time might be, and we both pondered that that had to be ELVIS, even though some others are nearly as respectable. I cited Jimi Hendrix, and the EAGLES are up there as well
I can't find anyone's accurate chart at a glance, I did unearth this link of interesting musical factoids, not related directly to Elvis, mind you
I'd say the RIAA, though hated by musical freeloaders the World over, probably has the stats right on their recent posted article here;
Edited by BlackListedB, 13 January 2013 - 04:52 AM.