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“Old Town Road” is 2nd Country Song to Ever Earn Diamond Certification

“Old Town Road” is 2nd Country Song to Ever Earn Diamond Certification

The Recording Industry Association of America announced Tuesday that Lil Nas X’s monster hit “Old Town Road” has reached Diamond certification, which signifies 10 million certified units, and that includes streaming and sales combined. The <i>Tennessean</i> reports that the song is the first of 2019 to reach Diamond status, and is the second Country single to reach the milestone after Florida Georgia Line’s hit “Cruise.” <i>Billboard</i> said “Old Town Road” is also the fastest single in RIAA history to go Diamond. Taylor Swift and Garth Brooks have reached Diamond certification for Country album sales for <i>Fearless</i> and <i>The Ultimate Hits</i> respectively. <br />

https://www.tennessean.com/story/entertainment/music/2019/10/23/old-town-road-lil-nas-x-second-country-song-earn-diamond-certification/4073561002/