Beyonce Earns Most RIAA Certifications of the Decade
Superstar Beyonce has another accolade to put under her belt, receiving the most certifications from the Recording Industry Association of America in the last decade. Beyonce has received a whopping 64 certification for units sold for albums, master ringtones, and digital songs. Additionally, Beyonce has 19 master ringtone certifications, the highest certification for a female solo artist for her single 'Irreplaceable', which sold over 3 million units.
Bey is used to breaking musical records these days. Earlier this month, she took home six Grammys, breaking the record for the most wins by a female artist in a single year for her mega-successful release 'I Am... Sasha Fierce' album. Released in 2008, the album debuted atop the Billboard Hot 200 charts selling 482,000 units in its first week, and has sold over six million copies worldwide.
Amidst a flourishing career that includes, movies, music and fashion the 28-year-old recently talked about taking a break. "It's definitely time to take a break, to recharge my batteries," she said. "I'd like to take about six months and not go into the studio. I need to just live life, to be inspired by things again." The Texas native just rapped up the South American leg of her 'I Am... Sasha Fierce' world tour.