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Ariana Grande & Nicki Minaj’s “Side To Side” Certified Platinum In US

The RIAA has finally announced its December single and album certifications.

One recipient is Ariana Grande’s “Side To Side (featuring Nicki Minaj).”

The hit was officially certified platinum in the United States. The certification confirms 1 million in US units.

Each unit, per the RIAA’s digital singles program, is equal to 1 paid download or 150 streams.

“Side To Side” appears on Grande’s platinum-certified “Dangerous Woman.”

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