Calvin Harris & Rihanna’s “This Is What You Came For” Earns 2X Platinum Honor In United States

Rihanna [TIWYCF Video | Columbia Records]

As promotional attention turns to his new single “My Way,” Calvin Harris can celebrate a multi-platinum certification for his “This Is What You Came For.”

The song, which features Rihanna, officially went double platinum on August 31, 2016. The RIAA announced the certification Monday afternoon.

The double platinum honor confirms a US unit total of at least 2 million. Each unit is equal to 1 paid download or 150 streams.

“TIWYCF” peaked at #3 on the Billboard Hot 100.

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