Grammy award-winning singer, Burna Boy has achieved one other excellent worldwide feat as his single ‘Ye’ turned the quickest Nigerian music to be licensed ‘Gold’ by the RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America).
A tweet from Notjustok on the 4th of May confirmed the newest feat achieved by Burna Boy. According to particulars from the tweet, Burna Boy’s ‘Ye’ has now been licensed ‘Gold’ within the US. The tweet beneath;
The music joins the rising checklist of Nigerian data to be Gold licensed within the US. The likes of ‘If’, and ‘Fall’, by Davido in addition to ‘Come Closer’ by Wizkid have all beforehand achieved the large feat.
In the United States, the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) awards certification primarily based on the variety of albums and singles bought by means of retail and different ancillary markets. A Gold report is a single or album that sells 500,000 items (data, tapes or compact discs).