WALKER HAYES GOES PLATINUM
“You Broke Up With Me” receives RIAA Platinum Certification;
follow up single, “Craig,” has early believers raving
New York, NY – (Friday, April 6, 2018) On Thursday, April 5, Walker Hayes was surprised with Platinum certification for his hit, “You Broke Up With Me,” in front of a sold out crowd of more than 2500 fans at PlayStation Theater as part of Kelsea Ballerini’s Unapologetically Tour. The Platinum certification signifies 1 million records sold.
As he was brought to stage by the local radio station, NASH FM, DJs
Katie Neal and Jesse Addy introduced him to the packed house as a “13
year overnight success story” and although the first single from his
debut album, “You Broke Up With Me,” is now Certified Platinum, Hayes
says the long journey to this point is what makes it so special.
“I’m so humbled and excited to get my first Platinum plaque,” Hayes said
to his crowd as they roared with applause. “This is because of people
like you who are open minded and love my music that doesn’t really fit
in a box. This has been a long journey and I’m finally making the music
that is true to me, so thank you for listening and buying and showing