Congratulations are in order—Linkin Park have received three new platinum certifications by the RIAA on Dec. 13.
The 2014 album The Hunting Party has gone both gold and platinum, while “Numb,” from 2003's Meteora, and Jay-Z collaboration “Numb”/”Encore” were certified 4x and 3x multi-platinum, respectively. Both singles had already been certified 3x and 4x platinum in August.
These certifications add to the long list of LP records to sell 1,000,000 units or more in 2017.
According to a list compiled by the PRP, the band have had 13 other records certified platinum this year, including 2000's Hybrid Theory, which has gone 11x multi-platinum, and Meteora, which has gone 7x platinum.
Moreover, 2007's Minutes To Midnight has been certified 4x multi-platinum, alongside four of its singles: “Shadow Of The Day” and “Bleed It Out” (2x platinum), “Leave Out All The Rest” (platinum) and “What I've Done” (5x platinum).
Albums Living Things and A Thousand Suns, as well as singles “In The End,” “Waiting For The End” and “New Divide” were also awarded the certification.
RIAA considers digital streams as sales too, with 10 track downloads or 1,500 streams counting as one unit.
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