BLACKPINK’s “How You Like That” Becomes 1st Korean Girl Group Single To Go Gold In Canada
Music Canada’s Gold/Platinum Certification Program shared the news about the song going gold on September 17 local time. In order to achieve gold certification in Canada, a single must reach 40,000 units sold and an application must be made by the artist’s record label.
— Gold/Platinum Canada (@GoldPlatCA) September 17, 2020
The only other Korean group with gold singles in Canada is BTS, who achieved the certification with their collaboration with Steve Aoki titled “Waste It on Me” and the song “Boy With Luv.”
BLACKPINK’s “How You Like That” was released in June as one of the pre-release singles for their first full album, which is due out on October 2.
Congratulations to BLACKPINK!