As of Saturday, Lil Nas X’s major hit “Old Town Road” with Billy Ray Cyrus is certified 14x Platinum by RIAA. This is now the highest certified song in US history beating hits like “All Of Me” from John Legend and “Despacito” by Daddy Yankee, Luis Fonsi, and Justin Bieber. This song also previously broke the record for most consecutive weeks on the Billboard Hot 100 chart by sitting at #1 for 19 weeks straight.
OLD TOWN ROAD IS OFFICIALLY 14 TIMES PLATINUM! MOST PLATINUMS FOR ANY SONG EVER! LETS GOOO! pic.twitter.com/JsqUdIapfQ
— nope (@LilNasX) January 9, 2021