NF’s “Let You Down” Reaches 2x Platinum In US; “Perception” Certified Gold

NF’s recent single and album just earned new RIAA certifications.

NF - Perception Cover | Capitol/NF Real Music

The RIAA just issued new certifications to NF’s recent #1 pop radio hit and the album on which it appears.

“Let You Down,” the hit single, attained double-platinum status on March 22, 2018.

The award signifies at least 2 million in US units. Each unit is equal to 1 paid download or 150 streams.

“Perception,” the album, went gold on the same date.

A gold album certification confirms 500,000 in US units. Album units are equal to 1 album sale, 10 track sales or 1500 track streams.

In addition to hitting #1 on the pop chart, “Let You Down” peaked at #12 on the Billboard Hot 100 song chart. “Perception” debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 album listing.

Written by Brian Cantor

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