Alan Walker’s “Faded” Reaches Platinum In United States

Alan Walker [RCA Press Photo]

Alan Walker’s international hit “Faded” has attained platinum status in the United States.

The RIAA issued the certification on February 13, 2017.

It confirms 1 million in US units, with each unit equal to 1 paid download or 150 streams.

“Faded” peaked at #80 on the all-genre Billboard Hot 100 and #7 on the genre-specific Hot Dance/Electronic Songs chart.

Written by Brian Cantor

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