As her Brit Pop sister Emeli Sande readies to strike similar ground in the market, this week brought with it good news for Adele from the USA!
‘Roll’ into a brand spanking new ‘Chart Check’ below…
Three years after its November 29th 2010 release, the performers single ‘Rolling in the Deep’ has now been certified 8x Platinum in the US for sales of over 8 million units in the US. In doing this, it becomes the second single in US digital history to surpass the 8 million mark!
The first? The ‘Black Eyed Peas‘ ‘I Gotta Feeling‘, which has now sold 8,402,000 units in the same market!
Lifted from the singer’s sophomore album ‘21‘, ‘Deep’s record breaking success comes after its follow up single ‘Someone like You’ was certified 5x Platinum in the USA when it surpassed sales of 5 million and 2x Platinum in the UK when it arrived at the 1 million mark!
Thus far, ’21’ has sold over 25 million units worldwide- 10 million of these purchased by European music lovers and a further 10 million in the US, earning itself an ever coveted Diamond certification.
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