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Platinum

A rare and valuable metal. Platinum is used in jewelry and electronics. Platinum is traded as a commodity on various security exchanges. Platinum is volatile like other commodities, but generally maintains a relatively high price.
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His album In Case You Didn't Know went platinum and the cheeky Essex chap has appeared in America with One Direction.
Kenny's debut album Voices, went platinum in its first week and went on to sell over double platinum in the UK alone, spawning four hit singles - Outstanding, Tender Love, Thinking About Your Love and Best Of You.
Soul diva's album I Feel For You went platinum in 1986
A record deal with Island led to his debut album My World, which went platinum, and the single Baby featuring rapper Ludacris which was a massive worldwide hit.
While his debut album, I Am Chipmunk, went platinum on its release in October The Hip-hop star will be appearing at Leeds Academy on July 6 as part of his first headline tour.
The band are a huge success in their homeland after their debut album Get Heavy went platinum in 2002.
The band's first album went platinum while last year's Demon Days went in to the charts at No1.
Their second album, Whatcha Lookin '4, released in 1995, went platinum in less than a year.
The band split in 1999 and the Ivor Novello award winner released his first solo album, Alone with Everybody, which reached the number one spot and went platinum in the UK.
Queen B's successful Mrs Carter tour brought in an average of $2m a night and Jay-Z's new album Magna Carta Holy Grail went platinum.