Melanie Martinez’ “Carousel” Attains Gold Status In The United States

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On September 1, 2016, a third Melanie Martinez song earned gold status in the United States.

Following in the footsteps of “Dollhouse” and “Pity Party,” Martinez’ “Carousel” earned the relevant certification from the RIAA.

The certification confirms a US unit total of at least 500,000. Each unit is equal to 1 paid download or 150 streams.

All three gold-certified Melanie Martinez songs appear on her gold-certified album “Cry Baby.”

Written by Brian Cantor

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