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RIAA's 2019 Gold & Platinum Awards

December 20, 2019 | Gold & Platinum

2019 was an exceptional year for music, heralded by Gold & Platinum Awards. Just 45 albums and 209 songs, released this year achieved RIAA certification in 2019!

 

September Gold & Platinum Awards

October 11, 2019 | Gold & Platinum

See all September Awards at riaa.com/gold-platinum.

RIAA's July Gold & Platinum Awards

August 14, 2019 | Gold & Platinum

In July, the RIAA certified 249 song awards and 15 album awards.

 

The iconic artist was surprised on-stage when CMG EVP Global Artist Marketing & Commerce, Robbie McIntosh and EVP, Head of Media Strategy & Relations, Ambrosia Healy presented her with a plaque commemorating 100 million RIAA song certifications.

See all RIAA 2019 Awards to date on riaa.com here.

RIAA's May Gold & Platinum Awards

June 7, 2018 | Gold & Platinum

In May, RIAA certified 201 Song Awards and 37 Album Awards.

Going For The Gold (Album)

April 25, 2018 | Gold & Platinum

Think it’s easy for an artist to break through in 2018? According to one recent estimate, there were 150,000+ albums released in 2017 that sold at least one physical or digital copy. We decided to review Gold & Platinum album certifications for albums released since January 1, 2017 through June 13, 2018. …

“Despacito” Makes RIAA History

January 31, 2018 | Gold & Platinum

First Latin Song To Achieve Diamond In 60 Years Of Gold & Platinum Awards

In 2017, RIAA certified a total of 1,671 Song Awards and 404 Album Awards.  Below we recognize the top certified songs and albums released in 2017.

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