SALES ARE MORE IMPORTANT. Beyonce sold 3M with Mediatraffic and 3.3M with Music-charts so it sold 6.3M together, in just 5 months. So maybe in a year it will sell 6.3M x 2 = 12.6M
12.6M IN A YEAR IS HIGHER THAN 6M AFTER 2 YEARS.
Gaga's current career has a lot of parallels with the missing Malaysian airline - flight 370.
You know its lying at the bottom of the ocean but deluded people are still holding out hope that is on land somewhere.