Jay-Z's 4.44 album hits platinum in less than a week

Jay-Z's 4.44 album hits platinum in less than a week

Jay-Z's 4.44 album hits platinum in less than a week

In addition, 4:44's platinum certification is JAY's 13th platinum solo album, and to date, he now has more platinum albums than any other hip-hop artist in history. Jay-Z was able to achieve the 1 million sales requisite for platinum by getting subscribers to stream the 10 tracks on the album at least 1.5 billion times, an equivalent of the target.

JAY-Z has earned 13 platinum (or higher) solo studio album awards in the US - more than any other hip-hop artist in the history of RIAA's GOLD & PLATINUM PROGRAM. If the photo happened prior to 4:44's release, it's possible Jay-Z has repeated the paid upfront model he started in 2013 with the release of Magna Carta Holy Grail.

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The honor marks his 13th platinum solo album the most of any hip hop artist in history

It's unclear how the album reached platinum certification so quickly despite it being a Tidal exclusive. It's expected that an audience of millions tuned in There was also a continuous online streaming channel that ran for the day of June 30. If you can recall, the streaming company has seen a number key executives leave over the last 24 months, with some analysts even saying that the company is ripe for a takeover. "I went to iTunes looking for his album and I couldn't find it but my homie had to send it to me".

Jay Z, who recently became the first rapper to get inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame, has more platinum albums than any other hip-hop artiste.

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