Disturbed’s “The Sound Of Silence” Certified Platinum In US

Disturbed [Travis Shinn via WB Records]

Disturbed’s cover of “The Sound Of Silence” was recently certified platinum in the United States.

Issued June 24, he platinum certification confirms a US unit total of at least 1 million. One unit is equal to 1 paid download or 150 streams.

“Sound Of Silence” was a multi-week #1 on the active rock airplay chart. In peaking at #42 on the Hot 100, it became the band’s highest charting hit on the listing.

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