J. Cole’s “Middle Child” Becomes 1st 2019 Single To Be Certified 2x Platinum

J. Cole – ‘Middle Child’ Becomes 1st 2019 Single To Be Certified 2x Platinum


And Another One! Rapper J. Cole adds yet another platinum status under his belt as the Roc Nation artist goes 2x platinum with his single, ‘Middle Child.’ On Friday, the Recording Industry Association of America certified the 34-year-old’s single selling over 1 million units in the United States.

Cole’s ‘Middle Child’ was released in January, peaking on the Billboard Hot 100 at number 2.

This week, rapper Drake brought out Cole during his Assassination Vacation tour in London. The duo, in locked arms praises one another as Cole Calls Drake one of the top five rap greats,

“Top five, if not, Goddamn arguably the best rapper to ever come in this motherf**ker.”


Drake responded,

“Listen, I’m gonna tell you one thing about me and this guy right here. When I think of all my earliest memories when we were doing this shit… this is just for anybody… that has a dream, that has a vision. When I think of all my earliest memories there was always one guy that was always right there doing the same thing as me. Taking care of his people, showin’ love, and it’s this man right here. He hasn’t changed since the first day I met him.”

Afterwards, Drake announced during their performance that the pair has some new music they have collaborated on the horizon.

“I can’t wait to make some new music with you. I know we been working. I can’t wait to let these people hear it.”

Check out J. Cole’s video for his 2x platinum song below:

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Authored by: Gregory Molette