Two songs featuring Nicki Minaj just attained gold status in the United States.
According to the RIAA, Yo Gotti’s “Rake It Up (featuring Nicki Minaj)” earned its certification on September 8, 2017. Katy Perry’s “Swish Swish (featuring Nicki Minaj)” went gold three days earlier.
A gold certification confirms 500,000 in US units. Each unit is equal to 1 paid download or 150 streams.
“Rake It Up” has thus far peaked at #10 on the Billboard Hot 100. “Swish Swish” went as high as #46