Rarely do we find a EDM producer dish out hit after hit with consistency as Parisian powerhouse DJ, William Sami Etienne Grigahcine, better known by his stage name DJ Snake. Of the last five projects he’s been part of, whether a solo or a collaboration, all of them have gone RIAA platinum in the US.
With viral hits such as ‘Turn Down For What‘ with Lil John and ‘Get Low‘ with Dillon Francis amongst more radio friendly tracks such as the billion YouTube viewed ‘Lean On‘ with Major Lazer, ‘You Know You Like It‘ and ‘Middle‘ with Bipolar Sunshine, he has shown versatility working among music genre, thereby promoting EDM into global space.
This week, DJ Snake took to Twitter to announce that his last five singles have all been RIAA-certified platinum in the US. The tracks have collectively sold over 14 million copies with ‘Turn Down For What‘ solely being awarded 5X Platinum status.
My Last 5 Singles Certified Platinum by RIAA in the U.S !! Thank You 🇺🇸 pic.twitter.com/sXw5bu9zqI
— DJ SNAKE (@djsnake) May 3, 2016