Best selling rapper and businessman, Shawn Corey Carter aka Jay Z, has made history with his 4:44 Album.
This implies that Jay Z’s album sold at least a million copies within the first five says of its release.
The Recording Industry Association of America® (RIAA) on Wednesday, certified the new album Platinum. This makes Jay Z the rapper with the most platinum albums.
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On Friday 3th June 2017, 4:44 was released exclusively through Tidal and was only available to pre-existing subscribers, as well as Sprint customers. Days later, it became available to all Tidal users, with a physical release on the way.
This is Mr Carter’s 13th studio album in a sea of platinum records.