7 music records broken by Selena Gomez

World Record for Nickelodeon s Kids Choice Awards

In 2015, Selena Gomez achieved her first world record for the Most Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards won by a female, totaling 11 victories. According to Guinness World Records, five of these awards were for her contributions to music.

Second World Record for Nickelodeon s Kids Choice Awards

In that same year, Gomez set a record for the most Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards won by a female singer, securing three victories. 2015 proved to be a stellar year for her, marked by multiple awards.

Breaks Harry Style's Chart Record

According to Billboard, the "Single Soon" singer has set a new record for the longest time a song has remained on the Pop Airplay chart. "Calm Down" dominated pop radio in the U.S. for an impressive 64 weeks.

Top Afrobeats song

"Calm Down" claimed the No. 1 position on Billboard's US Afrobeats Songs chart. Billboard reports that the song maintained its top spot for an unprecedented 58 weeks, from September 2022 to October 2023.

First single to top MENA

On November 29, 2022, the IFPI (International Federation of the Phonographic Industry) announced that "Calm Down" made history by becoming the first single to top the MENA (Middle East and North Africa) music streaming chart, as verified by Guinness World Records.

Most weeks at No.1 on The Official MENA Chart

In 2023, "Calm Down" set another Guinness World Record by staying at No.1 on The Official MENA Chart for the most weeks. The song currently boasts over 880 million views on YouTube.

Selena breaks record with Spanish single

Earlier, Selena Gomez mentioned that she wasn't fluent in Spanish. However, in 2021, she astonished her fans by releasing a full album in Spanish. Her song "De Una Vez" achieved a record-breaking 22 million views in under 48 hours