Early on June 24, the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) announced that BTS had garnered their second RIAA Platinum certification for their mega-hit “Boy With Luv” featuring Halsey.
— RIAA (@RIAA) June 24, 2019
The song was certified Platinum on June 20, making BTS one of only 9 acts to receive a Platinum certification this year. The rest included Western heavyweights like Cardi B, J. Cole, and more.
This is BTS’s second single to go platinum for the group, the first being 2017’s “Mic Drop,” all versions counted.
Congratulations to BTS! The boys’ hard work is paying off in the best ways all over the world; they’ve already received multiple Platinum and Double Platinum certifications in Japan as well.