16 years after its release, Nelly’s debut album, Country Grammar, is certified diamond with sales of more than 10 million.
The RIAA awarded the rap star with the a diamond certification for the album, which produced a series of hits, including “Country Grammar (Hot Sh*t)”, “Ride Wit Me”, and “E.I.”
Country Grammar becomes just the eighth hip-hop LP to receive the honor, following albums like Tupac’s All Eyez On Me, and Eminem’s The Marshall Mathers LP and The Eminem Show.
“DAMMM,” Nelly wrote in a caption displaying this honor. “NOT BAD FOR A BOY FROM STL..!!”