Ed Sheeran’s “Shape Of You” Certified 3x Platinum In US, “Castle On The Hill” Platinum

Ed Sheeran’s “Shape Of You” and “Castle On The Hill” just earned new US certifications. “Divide” has also been certified.

Jennie Pegouskie & Ed Sheeran in Shape Of You | Atlantic Records

Ed Sheeran just earned two new single and one new album certification in the United States.

According to the RIAA, Sheeran’s “Shape Of You” reached triple platinum status on May 1. “Castle On The Hill” went platinum on the same day.

The certifications confirm 3 million and 1 million in US units. Each unit is equal to 1 paid download or 150 streams.

“Divide,” the album on which they appear, concurrently went platinum in the US. The award confirms 1 million in US album units; album units are equal to 1 album sale, 10 track sales or 1500 track streams.

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