Tems Achieves New Heights in the U.S. Music Scene

Nigerian Singer Receives Multiple Certifications from RIAA

Tems, the Grammy award-winning Nigerian singer, continues to make waves in the international music scene. Recently, she further solidified her position as a leading figure in the industry by becoming the most certified Nigerian female artist in the United States. This accolade was achieved following the confirmation of two new certifications by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).

The singer’s track “Higher,” which is a part of her ‘Leading Vibe’ EP, has been certified gold after reaching sales of over 500,000 units in the U.S. Additionally, her viral hit “Free Mind” has achieved platinum status, with sales surpassing 1,000,000 units in the country. These recent certifications have increased Tems’ total count to four, making her the highest certified female artist from Nigeria in the U.S.Tems Achieves New Heights In The U.s. Music Scene, Yours Truly, News, April 13, 2024Tems Achieves New Heights In The U.s. Music Scene, Yours Truly, News, April 13, 2024

In response to this significant milestone, Muyiwa Awoniyi, Tems’ manager, expressed his elation on social media. His post conveyed gratitude and celebrated the achievements, stating, “Thank you Lord! Free Mind Platinum, Higher Gold. Cheers to more la Familia @temsbaby @ShowDemCamp #TheLeadingVibe.”

In related news, Tems has been making headlines for other accomplishments as well. She was recently named to TIME magazine’s 2023 Next 100 list, which honors 100 young individuals globally who are making notable impacts in their respective fields.

The singer’s rise to international fame has been meteoric, with her unique voice and style resonating with audiences worldwide. Her collaborations with global artists and her consistent delivery of chart-topping hits have solidified her position as a force to be reckoned with in the music industry.

As Tems continues to break barriers and set records, fans and industry insiders alike eagerly await her next move. With her current trajectory, it’s clear that the sky is the limit for this talented artist.

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