Ed Sheeran’s Smash “Shape Of You” Earns Diamond Certification In US

“Shape Of You” crosses the 10x platinum threshold.

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

Ed Sheeran’s global phenomenon “Shape Of You” just reached an impressive milestone in the United States.

The Grammy-winning smash picked up a diamond certification.

Issued by the RIAA, the award confirms 10 million in US units. Each unit is equal to 1 paid download or 150 streams.

Released in January 2017, “Shape Of You” soared to #1 on the Billboard Hot 100. A well-balanced hit, the song was an impressive performer for sales, streams and radio airplay.

It won a Grammy for Best Pop Solo Performance at the 2018 ceremony.

Written by Brian Cantor

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