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Just two months after releasing his Magna Carta Holy Grail, RIAA has certified it 2x platinum. Congrats.
Congratulations to Jay Z! Not satisfied with Platinum alone, “Magna Carta…Holy Grail” is now DOUBLE-Platinum for selling more than two million copies in the United States.
After winning 3 Moonmen at MTV’s 2013 Video Music Awards last Sunday, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis “The Heist” passed the 1 million (1,017,000) mark in sales. Congrats to the duo.
Kendrick’s debut album and one of 2012′s best, good kid M.A.A.D. City, has gone platinum. Congrats K.Dot.
US album sales: @KendrickLamar, good kid, m.A.A.d. city 9,000 (1,003,000 total).
— Chart News (@chartnews) August 21, 2013
Bout time. After his set at the BET Experience, Kendrick received his platinum plaque for one of the best albums of 2012 good kid, m.A.A.d. city album. Congrats K-Dot
Abel’s three-disc compilation of his three mixtapes has gone platinum. His debut studio album Kiss Land drops later this year.
RIAA has announced that digital streams will now be included in the gold and platinum certifications for singles and albums. Streams include Rhapsody, Spotify, Xbox Music and others; as well as video streaming for YouTube, Yahoo! Music, VEVO & more. Some changes include ‘Love The Way You Lie’ by Eminem and Rihanna is now 11 times platinum and Ca$ h Out’s ‘Cashin Out’ is now platinum. Hit the jump for the rest of the first group of changes, as well as a statement from the Chairman & CEO of the RIAA.
Cary Sherman, Chairman & CEO, RIAA:
“Including music streaming in Gold & Platinum awards marks the continued evolution of the industry’s premier program for recognizing artistic achievement, and it reflects the wide spectrum of ways consumers enjoy music from their favorite bands. The music business, along with its incredible array of digital service partners, is offering fans more access to music than ever before. We’re thrilled that our awards will now more fully recognize artists’ commercial success today.”
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Here’s some humor for your Tuesday evening.
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According to Future, Wayne’s latest single ‘Love Me’ has gone platinum. I Am Not A Human Being II in stores now.
LoveMe platinum thanks to da fans…
— FUTURE/FREEBANDZ (@1future) April 7, 2013
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After falling short last week, Justin Timberlake’s third studio album The 20/20 Experience has gone platinum by selling 317,037 copies in the second week. Expect part two of the album to drop in November.
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Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ single ‘Thrift Shop’ is still going strong as it hits the 5 million mark. The track returned to #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 this week after Baauer’s ‘Harlem Shake’ took over for the last 5 weeks. Congrats.
US digital sales: Thrift Shop by @macklemore & RyanLewis tops the 5 million mark this week. The song has sold 5,013,298 downloads.
— Chart News (@chartnews) March 27, 2013