US Pop star, Lil Nas X has made history once again, as he now has the biggest song (Old Town Road) of all time as a credit. From Diamond now to 14x Platinum certified.
The Atlanta native recently got some news that only a handful of elite performers have received. Last week the RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America®) certified his “Old Town Road” Remix with Billy Ray Cyrus was certified 14 times platinum in the United States.
This is the first time ever a single has achieved this type of success which roughly equates to 14 million units sold.
Naturally the announcement went viral causing Nas to comment on the big win. “OLD TOWN ROAD IS OFFICIALLY 14 TIMES PLATINUM! MOST PLATINUMS FOR ANY SONG EVER! LETS GOOO!” he posted on Twitter.
Billy Ray also shared his excitement over social media saying “Incredible. I’m speechless. #OTR is now 14x platinum and the most certified song in music history. Thank YOU! he wrote.