Hot on the heels of his performance at the 2013 MTV Video Music Award, the Canuck superstar rapper posted a picture of himself on his official Facebook page, holding an RIAA multi-platinum platinum award for his sophomore effort.
The sales figures places the album at 4.5 x platinum, which is an increase of over 2.5 million since Drizzy received a double platinum certification in the U.S. for "Take Care," earlier this year.
With his third studio album "Nothing was the Same" hitting shelves Sept. 24, a new single "Hold on We're Going Home" climbing the charts and a North American tour scheduled to kick off this fall, those numbers should continue to rise.
Drake's Would You Like a Tour? Canadian leg begins Sept. 27 in Vancouver, BC at Rogers Arena and winds up Oct. 22 in Ottawa, ON at Scotiabank Place..
See Drake’s OctobersVeryOwn.blogspot.ca for more details.
Did you know? Drake was recently named among the frontrunners at the 2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards with 13 nominations.