Fun.’s “We Are Young” Certified 9x Platinum In US; “Some Nights” Goes 6x Platinum

Two singles from fun.’s multi-platinum album “Some Nights” received new certifications of their own in June.

The band’s smash “We Are Young” improved to 9x platinum on June 27, 2016. That same day, album title track “Some Nights” advanced to 6x platinum.

The certifications respectively confirm US unit totals of 9 million and 6 million. A unit is equal to one paid download or 150 streams.

Album “Some Nights” was recently certified 3x platnium.

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