At the time of press, Trench hit a grand total of 1,079,000 sales. That said, the album has reached platinum status, according to the requirements set forth by the RIAA.
WW sales*: @twentyonepilots, Trench 1,079,000 (total).
— chart data (@chartdata) April 11, 2019
While twenty one pilots’ album certainly deserves the recognition all on its own, members of their fandom actually aided in Trench’s most recent milestone.
Apparently, fans from everywhere hosted listening parties to get the album to 1 million worldwide sales.
as of today, trench is only a little bit away from reaching platinum, so i’m organizing a trench listening party for tomorrow, march 9th at 12 pm est (6 pm berlin, 5 pm gmt, and 11 am central)
use #trenchlisteningparty after you press play, and rt to spread <3
— greta (@trenchmv) March 8, 2019
it’s definitely moments like this when the clique gets together for a spur of the moment event and comes together to listen to a full album that you know.
you KNOW those boys have done something incredibly special. the world couldn’t thank them enough.#trenchlisteningparty
— rhi / SING TO ME INSTEAD (@gIoriousgones) January 4, 2019
Recently, twenty one pilots were nominated for two Billboard Music Awards. The duo will go up against Panic! At The Disco for the title of Top Rock Album and Top Rock Artist. You can check out a full list of nominees here.
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