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On Friday September 19th at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas Taylor Swift was presented with a custom Jewel Box Platinum milestone award plaque by the RIAA!! Swift is the first artist to debut at #1 on the iHeartRadio chart AND her single “Shake It Off” is the fastest certified platinum song of 2014!
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At his Madison Square Garden show on September 12, Lee Brice was surprised with a custom Jewel Box Platinum award plaque by his friend Hoda Kotb of theToday Show and members of the RIAA. Brice’ single ‘I Don’t Dance’ has not reached sales of 1 million digital units (!!), but is also the fastest-certified platinum country single released in 2014.
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While appearing on The Ellen DeGeneres Show for the first time Meghan Trainor not only performed “All About That Bass” but was also surprised with a custom Jewel Box Platinum award plaque in celebration of her single going platinum!
Kacey Musgraves was presented with 3 custom Jewel Box Platinum award plaques this past Saturday! Musgraves received a custom plaque for her debut album Same Trailer Different Park and one for her single “Follow Your Arrow” both certifying GOLD by the RIAA. In addition Kacey received another Jewel Box Platinum plaque for her debut single “Merry Go ‘Round” going Platinum!!
“Kacey is the only female country artist in eight years to have her debut album reach GOLD and the first female artist in EIGHT years to have multiple RIAA certified singles on her debut album” – Via Nashville.com
The RIAA presented Justin Timberlake with a custom Jewel Box Platinum G&P award commemorating “The 20/20 Experience” receiving 8 MILLION album + single certifications!!
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Demi Lovato received this custom Jewel Box Platinum plaque to commemorate her single “Neon Lights” going PLATINUM!
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Last week Brett Eldredge celebrated his second number 1 single, “Beat The Music”, by taking a swim with several friends, some sharks, and two custom underwater Jewel Box Platinum plaques!
“I had this idea to get the No. 1 plaque and gold single plaque and take them down with us. I swam over to the shipwreck with the plaques and the sharks, and we snapped some photos. It was such a surreal feeling,” said Eldredge
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photo via (Country Weekly)
Over 72 Million Digital Singles Sold…
On June 25, 2014, Chairman & CEO Cary Sherman presented Katy Perry with this custom Jewel Box Platinum plaque award when the R.I.A.A named Katy its highest-selling digital act in the history of Gold and Platinum awards!
“Katy Perry is a force to be reckoned with in music,” said Sherman. “She embodies all that makes a true global superstar: the musical talent, the extraordinary drive and genuine charisma, and an intrinsic connection with her fans.“