Nickelback have been making music since 1995 and they have done extremely well over the years. They have sold over 50 million albums worldwide. They were the eleventh best selling act in the 2000s. Also, they were the second best selling foreign act in the US in the 2000s behind The Beatles. They were listed seventh on Billboards artists of the decade and four of their albums were on Billboards list of best albums of the decade.