Posts Tagged ‘gold’

RIAA To Include Digital Streams To Gold & Platinum Awards for Musicians?!

The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) has just announced the integration of streams to its historic Gold and Platinum Program. As per the new format, On-demand audio and/or video song streams will now be counted towards the 500,000 (Gold), 1,000,000 (Platinum) and 2,000,000 plus (multi-Platinum) certifications.

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VIDEO: J. Cole ft. Missy Elliott – Nobody’s Perfect

J. Cole drops off another visual off his certified gold album Cole World: The Sideline Story. The Grammy nominated aritst teams up with the Grammy award winning female rapper, Missy Elliott

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Mac Miller’s Single “Donald Trump” Acheives Gold Status

Mac Miller continues to make history and closes out the year with his single ‘Donald Trump’ crossing the 500,000 mark.

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Young Jeezy’s TM103 Goes Gold + Announces ‘The Hustlerz Ambition’ Tour

Young Jeezy’s latest LP TM 103: The Hustlerz Ambition is now certified gold by the RIAA for shipping more than 500k copies. Jeezy has also announced The Hustlerz Ambition tour kicking off March 3rd in Washington (via Billboard).
Full schedule inside

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Nicki Minaj’s Receives RIAA Gold Certification

Nicki Minaj can add another plaque to her collection. The rapper’s sophomore effort, Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded has been certified gold, selling a total of 508,000 units since its April release.

Minaj has been at the center of a musical firestorm, after she was dissed by Hot 97 radio personality, Peter Rosenberg, just before she

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VIDEO: 2 Chainz Performs on ‘Jimmy Kimmel’

With two gold chains around his neck, 2 Chainz hit the stage on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” The Atlanta MC performed his latest single “I’m Different” off his Grammy-nominated debut Based on a T.R.U. Story. Watch.

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2 Chainz’s Based On A T.R.U. Story Certified Gold

2 Chainz has earned yet another accolade for his debut album Based on a T.R.U. Story (aside from his Grammy Nomination), now he’s also celebrating the fact that the release is officially certified Gold.

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Jay-Z & Kanye West Get New Platinum & Gold Plaques from ‘Watch The Throne’

Jay-Z & Kanye West, aka The Throne, have earn some new platinum & gold plaques. See which singles hit the Soundscan milestones.

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A$AP Rocky, Drake, Kendrick Lamar, & 2 Chainz Single Reaches Gold Certification

A$AP Rocky has earned a new plaque. His “F***in’ Problems” single featuring Drake, Kendrick Lamar, and 2 Chainz is now RIAA certified gold.

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Future’s Hit Single Goes Gold; Surpasses 500k in Sales

Future had a big year in 2012–arguably the biggest song of his career just went gold.

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