Wednesday, 26 July 2017
DJ Khaled’s ‘Wild Thoughts’ Goes Platinum
DJ Khaled has another plaque to be Grateful for. The super-producer’s single “Wild Thoughts” has been certified platinum.
The Recording Industry Association of America announced that the Rihanna and Bryson Tiller-aided track, which samples Carlos Santana’s “Maria Maria,” has surpassed the 1 million sales mark.
Earlier this month, Khaled’s Grateful album and its JAY-Z and Beyoncé-assisted “Shining” single went gold, while “I’m the One” featuring Chance the Rapper, Justin Bieber, Lil Wayne, and Quavo went 3x platinum.
Khaled keeps thriving. The Miami DJ also recently earned four MTV Video Music Awards nominations for Video of the Year (“Wild Thoughts”), Best Collaboration (“Wild Thoughts”), Best Hip-Hop (“I’m the One”), and Best Art Direction (“Wild Thoughts”),