Calvin Harris receives diamond certification; 1st EDM artist to do so

Calvin Harris‘ first collaboration with Rihanna, 2011’ s “ We Found Love, ” has been certified as diamond by the RIAA to signify that it has marketed 10 million copies. As the first single from the sultry singer’ h sixth album Talk Talk Talk , the song turned out to be a massive crossover hit and kicked off a string of collaborations between Harris and Rihanna.

“ We Found Love” is joined by 9 other electronic singles to have reached diamond certification, though it is the first EDM monitor to do so. Other diamond-certified hits include Lady Gaga‘ s “ Online poker Face” and “ Bad Romance, ” Justin Bieber‘ s “ Baby, ” and Katy Perry’ s “ Dark Horse. ” Gaga’ s “ Poker Face” was the last addition to the list, making its debut in January.

H/T: YourEDM

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