Certified Platinum (certification)
Type: noun, slang, music
Also known as: Platinum selling, Platinum status, Platinum album, Platinum single, Went Platinum
What does Certified Platinum mean?
To have achieved a milestone of 1 million units sold total.
Certified Platinum Synonyms: Platinum, Platinum album, Platinum single
Other music certifications: Gold, Diamond
Example sentence: “The new Drake album is already certified platinum.”
Certified Platinum in songs:
“Certified platinum artist, ‘fore my album hit the store” H.A.W.K., H.A.W.K..
“Certified platinum slashin’ bastards” – Da Brat, Let’s All Get High.
“Certified platinum anything I put my name on” – WIz Khalifa, Weak.
“Bitch ass niggas what see I gives a fuck who’s certified platinum or gold” – Ras Kass, Riiiot!.