Selena Gomez & The Scene - When the Sun goes Down 671,000 12/04/2012
Selena Gomez & The Scene - A year without rain 793,000 12/04/2012
Selena Gomez & The Scene - Kiss & Tell 908,000 1/2/2012
COME & GET IT 1,543,000 total 07/03/2013 Platinum.
When the sun goes down
WHO SAYS 1,956,000 07/09/2013
LOVE YOU LIKE A LOVE SONG 2,472,000 07/09/2013
HIT THE LIGHTS 500,000 07/09/2012
A year without rain
ROUND AND ROUND - 917,000 07/09/2013
A YEAR WITHOUT RAIN - 955,000 07/09/2013
Kiss and Tell
FALLING DOWN - 566,000 07/09/2013
NATURALLY 1,954,000 07/09/2013
MAGIC 541,000 07/09/2013
TELL ME SOMETHING I DON'T KNOW 990,000 1/2/2012
This was from a Billboard article released June 10, 2011.
Her total track sales hit 7 million in early June.
"Who Says," which has sold 844,000 copies and peaked at No. 24 on the Billboard Hot 100[/B].
This means Selena has sold at least 11 million singles, since she had already sold 7 million in early June of last year before LYLALS was even released. Also Who Says is now at 1.8 million so it sold another 1 million since then.
Naturally was at 1.45 million last June and is now currently at 1.9 meaning she sold 450k since then.
Hit the Lights has sold 300k and Bang Bang Bang 100k.
7m + 2.2m + 1m + 450k + 300k + 100k = 11.05 Million in singles sales in the US.
Selena Marie Gomez was born on July 22, 1992 in Grand Prairie, Texas to mother Mandy Cornett and Ricardo Gomez. Selena Gomez is an actress, singer, spokesperson, businesswoman, entrepreneur and philanthropist. Selena is best known for portraying Alex Russo in the Emmy Award-winning Disney Channel television series Wizards of Waverly Place. She subsequently ventured into feature films and has starred in the television movies Another Cinderella Story, Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie, which one 3 Emmy's and more. She made her starring theatrical film debut in Ramona and Beezus and began her very own production company, July Moon Productions.
In 2009 Selena's career expanded into the music industry; After signing a record deal with Hollywood Records, Gomez became the lead singer and founder of the pop band Selena Gomez & the Scene, which has released three RIAA Gold certified studio albums, Kiss & Tell, A Year Without Rain, and When the Sun Goes Down, spawned three RIAA Platinum certified singles, "Naturally", "Who Says" and "Love You Like a Love Song" (2x platinum) and charted four No. 1 Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs. In 2008, at the age of 16, Gomez was designated a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador making her the youngest UNICEF ambassador. Gomez began going on field missions to different countries such as Ghana, Africa to bring awareness and witness the stark conditions of the underprivileged children who lack vital necessities.
As if being an actress, singer, spokeswoman, entrepreneur, founder and CEO of a production company and philanthropist at the age of 19 wasn't enough, Gomez launched her own clothing line in 2010 titled Dream Out Loud and is also releasing her first fragrance in Spring of 2012. After rising to fame in 2008 with her leading role on "Wizards", Selena catapulted into Superstardom and now there's no telling where this girl will stop.
Kiss & Tell (debut)
Kiss & Tell is the debut album by Selena Gomez and her band The Scene. The album was released on September 29, 2009 and debuted at #9 in the U.S top 200 Album charts with sales of 66,000+. K&T met with mixed to negative reviews with one critic calling it "a work of near genius modern Pop". Kiss & Tell spawned two singles, the bratty and feisty Falling Down and the juicy, energetic Naturally. The album went on to sell over 860k in the U.S and over 1.1 million worldwide.
01. Kiss And Tell
02. I Won’t Apologize
03. Falling Down
04. I Promise You
07. The Way I Loved You 08. More
09. As A Blonde
10. I Don’t Miss You At All
11. Stop And Erase
12. I Got U
13. Tell Me Something I Don’t Know (New Version)
*Bold= Stand-out tracks.
U.S: 864,135+ Last updated: 1/2/2012
1.) Falling Down
Release: August 25, 2009
Falling Down is the first single of Kiss & Tell and the debut single of Selena Gomez & The Scene. Despite underperforming in the U.S, the single still managed to reach the top 20 in Japan peaking at #15.
- Peaks: -
U.S Hot 100: #82 (300k+)
Canadian Hot 100: #69
Japan Hot 100: #15
Release: December 11, 2010
Adds date: January 19, 2010
Naturally became Selena's breakthrough hit reaching the top 10 on U.S Pop radio and the top 10 in the U.K and became only the 2nd Disney star to ever get a top 10 in the U.K. Naturally also became Selena's first platinum single.
- Peaks -
European Hot 100: 19
New Zealand: 20
UK Singles: 7 *Only 2nd artist on her label to reach the top 10 in the UK, along with Queen Duff.
US Billboard Hot 100: 29
US Hot Dance Club Songs: 1
US Pop Songs: 12
-Certifications- Platinum: U.S (1,748,325) Last updated: 2/29/12 Platinum: Canada
A Year Without Rain
Just a little over a year later Selena Gomez & The Scene released their sophomore album, A Year Without Rain on September 17th. The album debuted at #4 on the Billboard Album chart with sales of 69,000k+, almost matching the first week sales of their debut Kiss & Tell. The album had 2 singles, Round and Round and the flawless, emo dance ballad A Year Without Rain. AYWR is Selena's fastest selling album in the U.S despite not having a big hit supporting it. AYWR features a track co-written by one of Selena's friends and idols, Katy Perry titled Rock God.The album has sold over 1,034,744 copies worldwide.
1. Round & Round 2. A Year Without Rain 3. Rock God 4. Off The Chain
5. Summer’s Not Hot
7. Spotlight 8. Ghost Of You
9. Sick Of You
10. Live Like There’s No Tomorrow
*B= Standout tracks.
Fun Fact: Selena wanted the title track A Year Without Rain to be released as the lead single but her label pushed for Round and Round to be the lead single and it flopped. AYWR was later chosen as the 2nd single and became a bigger hit than R&R despite not getting the full single treatment that R&R received.
U.S: 734,744+ Last updated: 1/2/2012
1.) Round and Round
Release: June 22, 2010
Adds date: June 22, 2010
Round and Round is the lead single from AYWR and is penned by Kevin Rudolf and FeFe Dobson. The song is described as a dance-pop song with rock and disco beats. Selena filmed the music video for the single in Budapest, Hungary. She was filming a movie at the time and the label thought it'd be great to film the video there! But not even the beautiful scenery could save the disastrous music video that was made which had no clear purpose or plot.
Canada Hot 100: 51
UK Singles: 47
US Billboard Hot 100: 24
US Hot Dance Club Songs: 2
US Pop Songs: 34
*Certified Gold in the U.S with sales of 600k+
2.) A Year Without Rain (title track)
Release: September 7, 2010
A Year Without Rain, title track, is a stunning dance ballad that is without a doubt a highlight on the album and of Selena's music career. The single was praised by critics calling it "beautiful" and that "Selena's growing up and going in the right direction". Critics also complimented Gomez's vocal maturity saying that may not have the strongest voice but "she makes a strong effort to attack high notes in this song". The music video was shot in a desert and is Selena's most beautiful video to date. The single became Selena's most successful single that was not sent for adds in the U.S. AYWR sold the album and will forever remain one of Selena's best.
- Peaks -
Canada Hot 100: 30
UK Singles: 78
US Billboard Hot 100: 35
US Hot Dance Club Songs: 1
*Fun fact: A Year Without Rain (song) reached the top 60 of the Pop radio charts in the U.S and Hollywood Records still refused to send the song to radio despite it getting so high and selling more than the 1st single which was sent for adds. Great job HWR!
When The Sun Goes Down
When The Sun Goes Down is the 3rd studio album by Selena & The Scene. The album is Selena's best album. The album spawned 3 singles, Who Says, Love You Like A Love Song and Hit The Lights. The album features a co-written track by the one and only, Princess of Pop, Pop Artist of the last decade, legend, Britney Spears- one of Selena's inspirations. The track titled Whiplash is considered to be one of Selena's best and most mature songs. The album recieved a 58 out of a 100 on Metacritic based on only 6 reviews. WTSGD is Selena's 3rd consecutive gold album in the U.S and is Selena's best selling album worldwide selling over 1,300,00 copies.
1. Love You Like A Love Song 2. Bang Bang Bang 3. Who Says
4. We Own The Night
5. Hit The Lights
7. When The Sun Goes Down
8. My Dilemma
9. That's More Like It
10. Outlaw 11. Middle Of Nowhere
12. Dices (Who Says Spanish version)
*B= Standout tracks
U.S: 642,000 Last updated: 14/11/12
Argentina,Brazil,Canada ,Indonesia,Mexico ,Spain.
1.) Who Says
Release: March 14, 2011.
Adds date: March 21, 2011
B-side: Ghost of You
Who Says is a feel-good, self-empowering pop anthem. The song is a pop song and is described as "organic" and has an "acoustic" feel to it. The song showed Selena and her band in a different light. Selena recorded the song for her fanbase and had to fight for it because other artists wanted it. The song is now the anthem to Selena's fanbase. Critics praised Who Says for it's change of pace for the band, Selena's vocals and it's message. One critic said "the top 40 has a new empowerment anthem"!
Canadian Hot 100: 17
New Zealand : 15
UK Singles: 51
US Billboard Hot 100: 21
US Adult Contemporary: 27
US Adult Pop Songs: 37
US Hot Dance Club Songs: 1
US Pop Songs: 17
U.S: 1,640,533 1/2/12
Australia ,New Zealand
2.) Love You Like A Love Song
Release: June 17th, 2011
Adds date: August 20th, 2011
Love You Like a Love Song was written by Rock Mafia specifically for Selena and was catered to her voice. LYLALS is now considered as Selena's biggest hit reaching the top 10 on Pop radio in the U.S, and numerous charts all around the world. The song joined the list of "Digital Songs" of Russia in the first position for 20 weeks. Selena succeeded after several weeks under the first position to overcome I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston and We Found Love by Rihannna, and many other Russian songs in the country. Love You Like a Love Song is now nearing 2x platinum in the U.S and is her best-selling single.
- Peaks -
Canadian Hot 100:10
Hungary(Dance Top 40):11
New Zealand: 21
US Billboard Hot 100:22
US Adult Pop Songs:13
US Hot Dance Club Songs:1
US Latin Pop Songs:21
US Pop Songs:6
Fun Fact: At first HWR were not going to send Love Song out for adds. Love Song was originally released in June and there were no plans to release it to radio. Selena fans on Twitter joined together and began spamming her label's Twitter with tweets about them sending it and made multiple trending topics. After a long 2 months of bothering HWR and many Selena fans getting blocked by them, in August of 2011 they finally sent the single to radio.Funny enough, Love Song became Selena's biggest radio hit, and biggest hit overall and is now 2x platinum.
3.) Hit The Lights
Release: November 11, 2011
Adds date: April 10th, 2012
"Hit the Lights" was met with a positive reception from music critics, who praised its club feel. The music video was praised by critics and one critic said the video "highlights the overall quality of the song in addition to showing the singer’s growth in terms of choosing compelling and captivating visuals for her songs." The music video was compared to Katy Perry's Teenage Dream.
Canadian Hot 100: 55
Selena Gomez & The Scene embarked on their first production tour in 2011, the We Own The Night tour. The tour visited the U.S, Canada and South America. There were 60 shows in total and the gross is around 30 million.
Release Date: July 23, 2013
2. Slow Down
3. Stars Dance
4. Like A Champion 5. Come & Get It
6. Forget Forever
7. Save The Day
9. Write Your Name
11. Love Will Remember
1.) Come & Get It
Release: April 8th, 2013
Adds date: April 9th, 2013
"Come & Get It" was written by Ester Dean, Mikkel S. Eriksen, and Tor E. Hermansen and was produced by Stargate. Upon its release, "Come & Get It" received favorable reviews from music critics, who praised its musical diversity from Gomez's previous work. The video premiered on MTV May 7, 2013. On May 15 Selena got her her top hit on Billboard's Hot 100 as "Come & Get It" reached number 6!
- Peaks -
Canada : 23
France : 86
New Zealand: 23
US Billboard Hot 100: 6
US Pop Songs Billboard: 10
US Adult Pop Songs Billboard: 36
Ramona and Beezus received generally positive reviews. The film received a 6.2 out of 10 as average and has a rating of 70% out of a 100%. The film used Selena Gomez's song Live Like There's No Tomorrow in the soundtrack and was the film's "song". R&B is Selena's theatrical debut!
Release: July 1st, 2011
Box Office: $39,667,665(Budget: 20 million)
Role:Grace Ann Bennett/Cordelia Winthrop Scott
Monte Carlo is Selena's 2nd theatrical film, the movie met with mixed to negative reviews but Selena's performance was praised as the cruel,sarcastic Cordelia. The movie has a score of 43 on Metacritic.
Release Date: September 28th.
Hotel Transylvania is an animated movie starring the voices of Adam Sandler, Selena Gomez,David Spade, Kevin James, Steve Buscemi, Ceelo Green and Molly Shannon. When released Hotel Transylvania broke the records of the biggest opening since The Dark Knight Rises and the top September bow ever. And it's the best performance to date for the studio's animation unit.Hotel Transylvania also scored the biggest September single day in history with $19 million, beating Sweet Home Alabama ($14.7 million).
Spring Breakers is an upcoming movie that stars Selena Gomez, James Franco, Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Benson and more. It's directed by Harmony Korine. Synopsis: Four college girls who land in jail after robbing a restaurant in order to fund their spring break vacation find themselves bailed out by a drug and arms dealer who wants them to do some dirty work.
Role: Nina Pennington.
While trying to get into the pants of the most beautiful girl in the world(Nina),sixteen-year-old Ric Thibault ends up in the back of a limo on the road to rock’n'roll superstardom opening up for Bowie. But on the way there he hits a bump or two – a few dead Mafia hitmen here, a nymphomaniac next door there, not to mention a few dying Latin teachers,narcoleptic nuns, inept policemen, unscrupulous lawyers, buffoon reporters, huckster televangelists and greedy relatives.
Brent Magna, a burned out race car driver, is thrust into a do-or-die mission behind the wheel when his wife is kidnapped. With Brent's only ally - a young hacker named Kid - his only hope of saving his wife is to follow the orders of the mysterious voice who's watching his every move through cameras mounted on the car Brent's driving.
13 REASONS WHY
Role: Hannah Baker
13 Reasons Why is based on the book by Jay Asher of the same name. Selena read the book, fell in love and decided to contact Jay about adapting the book into a film and have her production company produce it. Jay was skeptical about giving up the rights of the book and had turned down many offers in the past but after meeting with Selena and her vision and take on the book he couldn't say no. According to him Selena understands the meaning and the message more than anyone else did, even himself. Update (9/21/2012)
Hot Mess is a blacklist script meaning it's a movie of substance. A blacklist script is a script that hasn't been made into a movie but is a favorite among producers and critics. HM is described as a Mean Girls-esque movie. Update (9/21/2012) Read the blacklisted script HERE
Selena plays only a cameo in this movie but her character is said to have one of the most powerful scenes in the movie. Sel's cameo is as one of the girls the main character, Gringo hits on in a bar! Update(09/11/12)
10x10 GIRL RISING
Release Date: Spring 2013
Selena Gomez will narrate part of the movie Girl Rising, alongside big names like Meryl Streep and Anne Hathaway. The film tells the story of girls who are struggling against great difficulties, in order to have a better life.
BARNEY AND FRIENDS
This was Selena's first working role. She also met her then-best friend for 11 years, Demi Lovato whom she remains friends with.
WIZARDS OF WAVERLY PLACE
Role:Alex Margarita Russo
Selena's break-out role and what led her to fame and success. This TV show changed Selena's career and her life. After 6 years on air, 4 seasons and over 100 episodes, becoming Disney Channel's longest running TV show it came to an end in January of 2012 and ended on a series high and became Disney's most watched series finale with 10 million viewers which they won a 3rd Emmy for.
ANOTHER CINDERELLA STORY.
Release Date: September 16, 2008
Role: Mary Santiago
Selena's first movie was the sequel to the 2004 movie, A Cinderella Story which starred Hilary Duff.
WIZARDS OF WAVERLY PLACE REUNION SPECIAL
Role: Alex Russo
When talking to Radio Disney Selena said ‘Wizards‘ and Disney Channel and everything that is a part of this is my home,"Selena added“I’m not ready for it to be over, so I just kind of want to do one more thing."But even more exciting news about the Wizards reunion, is that Selena will be an executive produced.“It was my idea to kind of start this, because I wanted to do it really badly. I want to make sure I promise the cast and the fans a really, really good hour-long event that they can enjoy and will leave them feeling good,”
Selena has also guest-starred on various TV shows and starred in TV movies but those aren't as important.
Awards and Nominations:
Awards and Noms
Check the list HERE cause there's too many to post.
13 reason why!
It should atleast do 40 million if the script is great!
Im going to need for Selena to bring her A game and work the **** out of that orgasm scene.
Ah who am I kidding? They'll leave it out.
I hope they dont make the movie too different from the book like they did with my sister's keeper.