We would like to first mention that Sam Smith deserves all the praise and awards that are coming their way, especially for ‘Stay With Me,’ which they keep just getting more of! It “stays with us” as a top song.
A Much Deserved RIAA
So you probably became aware of Sam with the release of ‘Stay With Me.’ You probably sang it with your whole body. Well, it didn’t take long for the track to rise to top charts and make them known globally. It recently surpassed the 10-million threshold, counting song sales, and streams in the United States, which got its diamond certification.
That’s not all, the music video for ‘Stay With Me’ has reached one billion views, you heard that right– one billion! The album, In The Lonely Hour, which features the track, is now certified 5X platinum. To view the full list of RIAA awards they have received, click here. We’re sure there are many more awards heading their way soon.
Will you be re-listening to the In The Lonely Hour album? What were some of your favs off the album? Is ‘Stay With Me’ still your favorite slow jam? Tell us in the comments down below, tweet us @TheHoneyPop, or talk to us on Facebook or Instagram!
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