Kanye West ‘Yeezus’ Goes Platinum
Kanye West’s Yeezus album has officially hit platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). ‘Ye’s latest studio effort, which dropped June 18, has sold over a million copies and also marks his seventh platinum album.
Congratulations to @kanyewest on his 7th @RIAA #Platinum album award for ‘Yeezus” – he’s 7 for 7! W @DefJamRecords
— RIAA (@RIAA) January 15, 2014
Yeezus was met with some tight competition as J. Cole’s sophomore LP Born Sinner and Mac Miller’s Watching Movies With The Sound Off dropped the same day. The Chicago rep will be resuming his Yeezus tour in February and has slipped the hint that another album with eight songs is on the way.