JYJ’s Kim Jaejoong and TVXQ have change into artists with a RIAJ gold certification.
On August 10, the Recording Industry Association of Japan (RIAJ) shared their month-to-month listing of artists that earned a gold certification. Among these artists have been JYJ’s Kim Jaejoong, who obtained his gold certification for his Japanese single “Sign / Your Love,” in addition to TVXQ, who obtained their gold certification for their Japanese single “Road.”
Artists should report a minimum of 100,000 models in gross sales with the intention to obtain a RIAJ gold certification. The subsequent stage of certification is platinum at 250,000 models, after which double platinum at 500,000 models. BTS was additionally included on the listing, earning a gold certification for “Love Yourself: Tear.”