Jay Z's new album certified platinum

Jay Z's new album certified platinum
Posted at 7:52 PM, Jul 05, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-05 16:04:24-04

(CNN) - Support for Jay Z's latest studio album, 4:44, has gone through the roof.

The album was certified platinum by the RIAA less than six days after its limited release, thanks to Tidal streaming and Sprint downloads.

Jay z's label, Roc Nation, shared the news Wednesday.

They said in a statement that all 13 of Jay Z's studio albums have reached the platinum milestone, making him the only hip hop artist to ever do so.

The album 4:44 contains lyrics addressing rumors of infidelity raised in Beyonce's Visual album, Lemonade.

According to Jay Z's producer, Beyonce was directly involved in the project.

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