Sunday, 16 July 2017
DJ Khaled’s ‘Grateful’ Goes Gold, ‘I’m the One’ Certified 3x Platinum
Another one! DJ Khaled just earned four new certifications from the Recording Industry Association of America for his latest album Grateful.
The chart-topping project has been certified gold by the RIAA, along with its Beyoncé and JAY-Z-assisted single “Shining” and “Wild Thoughts” featuring Rihanna and Bryson Tiller.
But that’s not all. “I’m the One” — Khaled’s chart-topping single featuring Chance the Rapper, Quavo, Lil Wayne, and Justin Bieber — has now been certified 3x platinum.
Taking to Instagram, Khaled celebrated the news.”#GRATEFUL #GOLD,” he wrote. “WOW WENT GOLD FAST !! FAN LUV I LOVE THANK YOU!”
Featuring Nicki Minaj, Nas, Alicia Keys, Travis Scott, Rick Ross, Big Sean, and Calvin Harris, Grateful was released last month. The album went on to become his second No. 1 album, selling 149,000 equivalent album units in its first week.