August 27, 2009
Trace Adkins, Elvis Presley and Keith Urban are among the artists receiving sales certifications from the RIAA this summer. The digital single for Adkins' "Honky Tonk Badonkadonk" earned platinum status for 1 million paid downloads. Presley's album, 30 #1 Hits, from 2002, reached five-times platinum. Urban received three gold digital singles this summer for more than 500,000 downloads of "Tonight I Wanna Cry," "Stupid Boy" and "Sweet Thing."