Cher's Believe is top female hit
Published 10/03/2014 | 11:32
Cher's hit Believe is the best-selling single by a woman ever.
The singer topped a list of big-selling songs by female artists compiled by the Official Charts Company for International Women's Day, according to Metro.
Believe was released in 1998 and became the biggest seller that year, as well as shifting 1.79 million copies to date.
Celine Dion was the only artist to appear twice in the chart, with My Heart Will Go On which featured in the film Titanic at number four, and Think Twice at number eight.
The full list named the top 40 biggest-selling songs by female artists.