​October 22, 1966: The Supremes Make Music History

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The Supremes become the 1st all-female music group to reach #1 on the Billboard 200 album charts in the United States with their album, The Supremes A’ Go-Go.

The Supremes A’ Go-Go sold over 1 million copies in the United States and about 3.5 million copies world-wide, making it their 2nd best selling album behind their chart busting Diana Ross and The Supremes Greatest Hits which sold over 3 million copies in the states and over 6 million copies world-wide and held onto the #1 spot for 5 weeks on Billboard Magazine.

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