How many albums do you have to sell to go gold?

Answer Recording artists must sell 500,000 copies of an album to qualify for certification as a gold album by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). The RIAA has been certifying music recor... Read More »

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What Bands Have the Most Consecutive Gold or Platinum Albums?

The Recording Industry Association of America, or the RIAA, is the authoritative trade organization for record labels. The RIAA is able to measure and quantify sales for albums and awards artists a... Read More »

How many albums did KISS sell worldwide?

The rock band KISS has sold more than 100 million albums worldwide since the band formed in 1973. The band has sold 19 million of these albums in the United States, and the group has been awarded 4... Read More »

You can't sell albums without a major label can you its all bs?

This isnt the 90s, you can just put your album on iTunes and Amazon and sell well. Musicians make money from concerts and gigs anyway.

How many albums must you sell in new zealand to receive a platinum rating?

According to the Recording Industry Association of New Zealand (RIANZ), an artist or group must sell 15,000 albums to qualify for a platinum rating. This figure is based on wholesale sales to retai... Read More »