RIAA Releases August Platinum Certifications - Country Winners
September 17, 2015 at 11:10 AM (PT)
The RECORDING INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA (RIAA) has released Platinum certifications for the month of AUGUST. Those earning multi-Platinum recognition during AUGUST include MCA NASHVILLE's SAM HUNT for 2X Platinum single "Take Your Time;" (NET NEWS 8/20) and 19 RECORDINGS/ARISTA NASHVILLE's CARRIE UNDERWOOD for 2X Platinum singles "Blown Away" and "All AMERICAN Girl," 5X Platinum single "Before He Cheats," and Platinum singles "See You Again" and "Wasted" (NET NEWS 8/10).
Touching the Platinum bar by reaching the million-selling mark in AUGUST were DOT RECORDS duo MADDIE & TAE for "Girl In A Country Song," BIG MACHINE's TIM MCGRAW for "Shotgun Rider" and "Meanwhile Back At Mama's," and WARNER MUSIC NASHVILLE's COLE SWINDELL for "You Ain't Worth The Whiskey." To see the complete listing of the AUGUST RIAA certifications, visit the RIAA site here.