JAY Z’s 13th studio album, 4:44, has been certified platinum, barely 5 days after its exclusive release on Tidal.
The Recording Industry Association of America confirmed the honor, making him the artist with the most platinum albums in history.
“Props to JAY, he’s done it again!” said RIAA Chairman and CEO Cary Sherman in a statement. “Another Platinum album adds to an already iconic career.”
— RIAA (@RIAA) July 5, 2017
The album has been critically acclaimed as one of his best works, by both rappers and fans alike.
His biggest-selling album to date, according to the RIAA, is Vol. 2… Hard Knock Life, which was certified 5x platinum.