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Twenty One Pilots are the first to hit this RIAA achievement

A massive congratulations are in order for Twenty One Pilots: Blurryface is the first album ever to have every individual song on the album certified Gold, Platinum or multi-Platinum. Read...

Twenty One Pilots reach massive milestone with ‘Blurryface’ track

A congratulations are in order for Twenty One Pilots! The band's track "Goner" has been certified Gold by RIAA after selling 500,000 units. Read more: All Time...

Blink-182’s ‘California’ certified Gold

Congrats to Blink-182! The band's recent album California has been certified Gold by the Recording Industry Association Of America, along with another Gold record...

Twenty One Pilots’ ‘Blurryface’ has been certified RIAA 3X Platinum

Twenty One Pilots have had quite the year so far as they've won their first Grammy for "Best Pop Duo/Group Performance" with "Stressed Out"...

Vinyl sales earned more money than free streams in 2015

In 2015 U.S. vinyl sales earned more money than the recording industry made from advertisements on all free streaming services like YouTube and Spotify...

Imagine Dragons’ smash hit “Radioactive” is officially RIAA certified Diamond

"Radioactive," the popular tune from Imagine Dragons' debut album Night Visions (2012) is now RIAA certified Diamond, joining only four songs that have ever accomplished that...

RIAA to begin counting streams toward gold and platinum certification

The RIAA have announced via Billboard Biz that they will begin counting streams from services like Spotify, Vevo, YouTube, Rhapsody and more toward gold and...

RIAA claims it’s owed $72 trillion by LimeWire

The RIAA has claimed defunct file-sharing service LimeWire owes it $72 trillion in damages for some 11,000 violations of copyright infringement from users distributing...