Best Selling Celebrity Fragrances in the World

The news of Elizabeth Taylor's death got us thinking quite a bit about celebrity fragrances, given that the Hollywood star's White Diamonds is still the best-selling celeb fragrance collection in the world, bringing in $76.9 million globally in 2010. But what other celeb-backed scents have succeeded? While most are flash-in-the-pan occurrences, others have experienced ongoing success. So we asked Chicago-headquartered market research firm Euromonitor International who has risen to the top. Click through to see the world's best selling famous fragrances.
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The news of Elizabeth Taylor's death got us thinking quite a bit about celebrity fragrances, given that the Hollywood star's White Diamonds is still the best-selling celeb fragrance collection in the world, bringing in $76.9 million globally in 2010.

But what other celeb-backed scents have succeeded? While most are flash-in-the-pan occurrences, others have experienced ongoing success. So we asked Chicago-headquartered market research firm Euromonitor International who has risen to the top.

Click through to see the world's best selling famous fragrances.

1. Elizabeth Taylor's White Diamonds Collection 2010 Sales: $76.9 million Launched in 1991, the fragrance has withstood the test of time.

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2. Jennifer Lopez Collection 2010 Sales: $67.3 million Despite J.Lo's move away from the fashion business, her fragrances, including My Glow, are still incredibly popular.

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3. Britney Spears Collection 2010 Sales: $49.9 million The singer is currently being sued for $10 million by Brand Sense Partners, the licensing firm that says it set up her lucrative deal with Elizabeth Arden.

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4. Sarah Jessica Parker Collection 2010 Sales: $45.2 million The Sex and the City star's collection is relatively new when compared to the others on the list. Source: ©2011 Euromonitor International

5. Gabriela Sabatini Collection 2010 Sales: $31.4 million The tennis player pulls in plenty of dough with her signature scent.

Source: ©2011 Euromonitor International