LANES!! DIAMOND PLATNUMZ FIRST AFRICAN ARTISTE TO GO PLATINUM
Diamond Platnumz is living proof that there is power in the name you brand yourself. The singer will go down in the history books, as the first ever African artiste, to get six time platinum sales for his hit single Marry You where he features American RnB crooner Ne-Yo.
The song video was released eight months ago and has since garnered over 17 million views. An elated Diamond, shared his success with his supportive fans by posting;
“Today have become the first African Artist Signed under Universal Music Group to get 6x Platinum Sales on My Single #MarryYou ft @Neyo….. on behalf of my team & @Neyo would like to thank all the fans & Media Around the world#MarryYouDN #MaryYou#AboyFromTandale (Leo nimekuwa msanii wa kwanza wa kiafrika alosainiwa Universal Music Group kufikisha Mauzo ya nyimbo yake Platinum Mara sita Mfululizo kupitia nyimbo ya #MarryYou nilomshirikisha @Neyo…. kwa niaba ya Team yangu na @neyo tungependa kuwashukuru Mashabiki na Media zote Ulimwenguni…) #ABoyFromTandale
The joy was also celebrated by his wife Zari who congratulated him by posting;
“Congrats babe @diamondplatnumz for becoming the first African Artist signed under Universal to hit Six times platinum sales on your #MarryYouft @Neyo Record! Am super Proud!”