Eminem has become the first artist to earn two Digital Diamond Awards after his single Not Afraid surpassed 10 million sales and digital streams in the US

It's the second recognition for the rapper from The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) following the 11 times multi-Platinum Digital Single Diamond Award for, Love The Way You Lie, his duet with Rihanna. 

As well as those diamond gongs, Em also has two, 10 times multi-Platinum Diamond certified albums, 2000's The Marshall Mathers LP and 2002's The Eminem Show

His career RIAA album awards represent more than 37 million sales in the United States, while his digital single certifications now surpass the 31 million threshold, counting downloads and streams and spanning 10 separate songs.

Diamond honours have previously been awarded to The Beatles, Justin Bieber, Garth Brooks, Mariah Carey, The Eagles, Michael Jackson, Kid Rock, Lady Gaga, Led Zeppelin, Madonna, Santana, Bruce Springsteen, and Usher.

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