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Diamond Award

Gold and Platinum awards are awarded for certified sales from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Only sales and streams occurring in the United States qualify for RIAA awards. The Chicks have received 64 Gold and Platinum certifications.
 
The RIAA recognizes the following Album Award tiers:

       Gold – 500,000 Units

       Platinum – 1,000,000 Units

       Multi-Platinum – 2,000,000 Units (increments of 1,000,000 thereafter)

       Diamond – 10,000,000 Units (increments of 1,000,000 thereafter)

 

Units are defined as follows:

       Each permanent digital album or physical album sale count as 1 Unit for certification purposes.

       10 permanent track downloads from the album count as 1 Unit for certification purposes.

       1,500 on-demand audio and/or video streams from the album count as 1 Unit for certification purposes.

 

The RIAA recognizes the following Digital Single Award tiers:

       Gold – 500,000 Units

       Platinum – 1,000,000 Units

       Multi-Platinum – 2,000,000 Units (increments of 1,000,000 thereafter)

       Diamond – 10,000,000 Units (increments of 1,000,000 thereafter)

 

Units are defined as follows:

       Each permanent digital download counts as 1 Unit for certification purposes.

       150 on-demand audio and/or video streams will count as 1 Unit for certification purposes.

 

The RIAA recognizes the following Longform Music Video tiers:

       Gold – 50,000 Units

       Platinum – 100,000 Units

       Multi-Platinum – 200,000 Units (increments of 100,000 thereafter)

 

Units are defined as follows:

       A title that has not been theatrically released prior to distribution

       1 unit = 1 physical sale and excludes streaming and digital sales

 

Master Ringtone Award

Recognizes the sale of more than 500,000 (and counting) ringtones.

Albums
Certification
Date
Wide Open Spaces
Gold
6/22/1998
Platinum
8/31/1998
2x Platinum
10/27/1998
3x Platinum
12/15/1998
4x Platinum
1/29/1999
5x Platinum
4/01/1999
6x Platinum
6/11/1999
7x Platinum
9/22/1999
8x Platinum
10/21/1999
9x Platinum
4/04/2000
10x Platinum
9/01/2000
11x Platinum
6/04/2001
12x Platinum
2/20/2003
13x Platinum
3/05/2020
Fly
Gold
10/05/1999
Platinum
10/05/1999
2x Platinum
10/05/1999
3x Platinum
12/02/1999
4x Platinum
2/09/2000
5x Platinum
4/18/2000
6x Platinum
7/14/2000
7x Platinum
10/13/2000
8x Platinum
12/15/2000
9x Platinum
8/31/2001
10x Platinum
6/25/2002
11x Platinum
5/05/2020
Home
Gold
9/30/2002
Platinum
9/30/2002
2x Platinum
9/30/2002
3x Platinum
10/11/2002
4x Platinum
1/14/2003
5x Platinum
2/03/2003
6x Platinum
3/18/2003
Top Of The World Tour Live
Gold
12/16/2003
Platinum
3/05/2020
Taking The Long Way
Gold
6/26/2006
Platinum
6/26/2006
2x Platinum
1/05/2007

Singles
Certification
Date
There's Your Trouble
Gold
3/05/2020
Wide Open Spaces
Gold
5/05/2020
Platinum
5/05/2020
2x Platinum
6/07/2022
You Were Mine
Gold
5/05/2020
Ready To Run
Gold
5/05/2020
Cowboy Take Me Away
Gold
6/07/2022
Platinum
6/07/2022
2x Platinum
6/07/2022
Goodbye Earl
Gold
4/04/2000
Platinum
03/05/2020
Landslide
Gold
3/06/2006
Platinum
3/05/2020
2x Platinum
6/07/2022
Travelin' Soldier
Gold
3/05/2020
Platinum
3/05/2020
Not Ready To Make Nice
Gold
1/27/2007
Platinum
7/20/2007
2x Platinum
3/05/2020
Lullaby
Gold
6/07/2022
Video Longform
Top Of The World Tour Live DVD
Gold
12/16/2003
Platinum
12/16/2003
An Evening With The Dixie Chicks DVD
Gold
3/13/2003
Platinum
3/13/2003
2x Platinum
3/13/2003
Not Ready To Make Nice Ringtone
Gold
4/24/2009

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