The Lumineers’ “Stubborn Love” Certified Platinum In US; “Flowers In Your Hair” Earns Gold Award

The Lumineers [Big Hassle PR Photo]

December brought new RIAA certifications for two The Lumineers single.

The group’s “Stubborn Love” ascended to platinum status on December 12, 2016. “Flowers In Your Hair” earned a gold award on the same day.

The platinum and gold awards confirm US unit totals of 1 million, respectively.

Under the terms of the RIAA digital singles program, each unit is equal to 1 paid download or 150 streams.

“Stubborn Love” is the second Lumineers single to go platinum in the United States; breakthrough “Ho Hey,” the first, did so in 2012.

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