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June 17, 2019

Adele’s “25” Has Gone Diamond in Less Than a Year

At a time when album sales are less and less of a factor, you can still count on ADELE.  Or at least her record label can.

Her latest album “25” has gone DIAMOND . . . meaning it’s sold 10 MILLION copies.  And that’s in less than a year, people.  It came out last November.  Her “21” album went diamond in two years.

Adele is the only artist this decade to have two diamond certified albums, and she’s the first woman to have two since BRITNEY SPEARS did it with “Baby One More Time” and “Oops I Did It Again”.  Those came out in 1999 and 2000, respectively.

About The Author

Andy has worked in broadcasting around Western North Carolina over the last 17 years. He serves as the Operations Manager and Program Director for WRGC and WBHN. “I’ve been with the crew here at Five Forty Broadcasting since the idea of bringing the station back to Jackson County at 540-AM. I feel a personal connection with community radio and the area”. In the past, Andy has worked with iHeart Media and Sky Country Broadcasting. He resides in Haywood County.

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