SNSD, 2PM, T-ara’s Latest Albums Certified Gold in Japan
SNSD (Girls′ Generation), 2PM and T-ara have all hit gold with their latest albums in Japan.
According to figures released by the Recording Industry Association of Japan on July 13, T-ara, SNSD and 2PM have all been certified gold by the group.
Gold certification is given to artists who sell over 100,000 copies of their album.
By these standards, T-ara’s first full-length Japanese album Jewelry Box, 2PM’s single album Beautiful and SNSD’s Paparazzi have all been recognized as ‘gold’.
In addition, SNSD’s first full-length Japanese album Girls’ Generation was also officially recognized for selling over a million copies.