Tanzanian artiste Diamond Platnumz makes history once again! He becomes the first African artist signed under Universal Music Group to get 6x platinum sales with his smash hit single “Marry You” that featured American R&B royalty NE-YO.
Diamond took to Instagram to share the big news:
Today have become the first African Artist Signed under Universal Music Group to get 6x Platinum Sales on My Single #MarryYou ft @Neyo….. on behalf of my team & @Neyo would like to thank all the fans & Media Around the world #MarryYouDN #MaryYou #AboyFromTandale (Leo nimekuwa msanii wa kwanza wa kiafrika alosainiwa Universal Music Group kufikisha Mauzo ya nyimbo yake Platinum Mara sita Mfululizo kupitia nyimbo ya #MarryYou nilomshirikisha @Neyo…. kwa niaba ya Team yangu na @neyo tungependa kuwashukuru Mashabiki na Media zote Ulimwenguni…🙏) #ABoyFromTandale
Diamond became the first East African artist to sign to the world’s leading entertainment company, Universal Music early this year before releasing the hit collabo.
Still riding high with his latest release with Morgan Heritage, “Hallelujah”, we are also aware that Diamond is currently in South Africa to shoot a new video with American superstar Omarion. Keep it here for more updates!