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Lorde, Taylor Swift, Luke Bryan Albums Certified Multi-Platinum in 2014

That 2014 was a rough year for new album releases has already been established. Of the albums to first hit shelves in 2014, only Taylor Swift’s “1989” sold more than two million copies. If the parameters are extended to reflect any albums that moved more than two million copies in 2014, the list only adds one name: the “Frozen” soundtrack.

But insofar as the RIAA constantly certifies albums and singles, it did issue new multi-platinum certifications to a handful of other albums. It issued a recap of those certifications in a press release Monday.

The list follows:

2 PAC – Until the End of Time – 4x platinum
2 PAC – Better Dayz – 3x platinum
2 PAC – All Eyez on Me – 10x platinum
Jason Aldean – Night Train – 2x platinum
Beyonce – Beyonce – 2x platinum
Garth Brooks – Ultimate Hits – 6x platinum, 7x platinum
Luke Bryan – Crash My Party – 2x platinum
Eagles – Hell Freezes Over – 9x platinum
Eminem – MMLP2 – 2x platinum
Fleetwood Mac – Rumours – 20x platinum
Florida Georgia Line – Here’s to the Good Times – 2x platinum
Jimi Hendrix – Are You Experienced – 5x platinum
Imagine Dragons – Night Visions – 2x platinum
Elton John – Goodbye Yellow Brick Road – 8x platinum
Lorde – Pure Heroine – 2x platinum
Bob Marley & The Wailers – Legend – 11x, 12x, 13x, 14x and 15x platinum
Bruno Mars – Unorthodox Jukebox – 2x platinum
One Direction – Up All Night – 2x platinum
One Direction – Take Me Home – 2x platinum
P!nk – Truth About Love – 2x platinum
Otis Redding – The Very Best of Otis Redding – 2x platinum
Soundtrack – Frozen – 2x platinum, 3x platinum
Taylor Swift – 1989 – 2x platinum, 3x platinum

Written by Brian Cantor

Brian Cantor is the editor-in-chief for Headline Planet. He has been a leading reporter in the music, movie, television and sporting spaces since 2002.

Brian's reporting has been cited by major websites like BuzzFeed, Billboard, the New Yorker and The Fader -- and shared by celebrities like Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber and Nicki Minaj.

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