Florida Georgia Line And More Receive RIAA Gold And Platinum Certification
May 5, 2016 at 9:14 AM (PT)
FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE, CHRIS YOUNG, and CARRIE UNDERWOOD are among the many recipients of RIAA GOLD and PLATINUM honors in APRIL 2016. REPUBLIC NASHVILLE's FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE earned MULTI-PLATINUM Single certification for "Cruise." RCA NASHVILLE's CHRIS YOUNG earned PLATINUM Single recognition for "Aw Naw," "You," "Gettin' You Home," "Who I Am With You," and GOLD Single honors for "Neon." MERCURY NASHVILLE's CANAAN SMITH received PLATINUM Single recognition for "Love You Like That."
GOLD Single honors went to CARRIE UNDERWOOD for "Heartbeat" and "Smoke Break," JANA KRAMER for "Whiskey," KELSEA BALLERINI for "Dibs," and MAREN MORRIS for "My Church." The RIAA announced a new Album Award methodology for its GOLD and PLATINUM program, which recognizes artistic achievement in the music marketplace, effective FEBRUARY 1st (NET NEWS 2/1). For more information, visit the RIAA website here.