These days even highly anticipated albums take ages to reach that coveted platinum status but leave it to Jay-Z to be the exception.
Jay’s album, Magna Carta Holy Grail hit the Platinum mark on July 9th. The album was released to Samsung devices users a few days earlier on July 4th. It was released to the public on July 9th.
The album was certified platinum by the R.I.A.A. and Billboard.