Drake’s ‘If You’re Reading This It's Too Late’ Becomes First Album To Go Platinum In 2015

11 August 2015, 10:58

Drake at OVO Festival 2015

Congratulations Drizzy!

Drake’s mixtape ‘If You’re Reading This, Its Too Late’ has become the first 2015 release to go platinum in the US, after selling over one million copies.

The only other album to go platinum this year was Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’ which was released in 2014.

According to Nielsen Soundscan, Drake’s project now sits at 1,000,007 sales.

‘If You’re Reading This, It’s Too Late’ is his fourth platinum-selling release, following ‘Nothing Was The Same’ (2013), ‘Take Care’ (2011) and ‘Thank Me Later’ (2010).


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Drake celebrated the news by posting the album cover on Instagram, alongsise the caption: “Platinum off the tape. Views up next. Thank you once again.”