[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Taylor Swift[/lastfm] recently received four certifications from RIAA for all her accomplishments. While she isn’t the only country star that received certifications, she did lead the entire genre of country music!
According to CMT.com, a few country artists were awarded different certifications this month. Platinum singles went to [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Luke Bryan[/lastfm]’s “Do I,” [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Lady Antebellum[/lastfm]’s “Just a Kiss,” [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Jerrod Niemann[/lastfm]’s “Lover Lover” and [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Blake Shelton[/lastfm]’s “God Gave Me You.”
But Taylor Swift lead all country music with four certifications.
Swift’s album, Speak Now has been certified quadruple platinum for shipments of 4 million units. Meanwhile, The Taylor Swift Holiday Collection, released in 2007, reached gold status this month for 500,000 units. Her additional certifications include a multi-platinum single for “You Belong With Me,” which reached 4 million downloads, as well as “Ours,” which earned gold for 500,000 downloads.