JYJ’s Kim Jaejoong And TVXQ Earn RIAJ Gold Certifications
JYJ’s Kim Jaejoong and TVXQ have become artists with a RIAJ gold certification in 2018.
On August 10, the Recording Industry Association of Japan (RIAJ) shared their monthly list of artists that earned a gold certification. Among these artists were JYJ’s Kim Jaejoong, who received his gold certification for his Japanese single “Sign / Your Love,” as well as TVXQ, who received their gold certification for their Japanese single “Road.”
Artists must record at least 100,000 units in sales in order to receive a RIAJ gold certification. The next level of certification is platinum at 250,000 units, and then double platinum at 500,000 units. BTS was also included on the list, earning a gold certification for “Love Yourself: Tear.”