Alessia Cara’s “Here” Crosses the 500K US Sales Mark

Alessia Cara [NBC]

Going into the November 6-12 tracking week, Alessia Cara’s “Here” had already been certified gold under the RIAA’s digital singles program. The certification confirms a combined sales and streaming (streams/100) unit total in excess of 500,000.

When the November 6-12 tracking week concluded, Cara’s breakthrough single boasted a pure US sales total in excess of 500,000.

According to Nielsen Music, “Here” sold 47,103 US copies during the tracking week. While that figure trails the previous week’s mark by 15%, it was still enough to bring the song’s cumulative total to 532,705.

“Here” is the lead single from Cara’s “Know-It-All,” which formally arrived on Friday, November 13.

Written by Brian Cantor

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