- Lauryn Hill's 1998 album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill has reached diamond status in sales
- According to the Recording Industry Association of America, the timeless album has sold over 10 million units since its release
- This is Lauryn Hill's only studio album, she never made another one after the success of her first
After more than 20 years, Lauryn Hill's only studio album, The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, has been certified diamond by the RIAA. The industry confirmed that Lauryn's album has sold over 10 million units since its release.
Lauryn's only studio album has been popular over the years and is considered a timeless album. People all over the world are still streaming the album even today.
Lauryn Hill has now joined an exclusive list of artists who have reached diamond status when it comes to sales. The list consists of artists like Michael Jackson, Adele, Eminem, 2Pac and Britney Spears.
Although it was believed that the album would be the start of much more, Lauryn never released a follow-up album.
She released a live album titled MTV Unplugged No. 2.0 in 2002 and a compilation album titled An Invitation to the Best of Lauryn Hill in 2000.
“The wild thing is no one from my label has ever called me and asked, how can we help you make another album, EVER... EVER. Did I say ever? Ever!” said Lauryn.
Lauryn's goal was to make an album that would last for generations. Since the album went diamond, she has definitely met her goal.
In other world celebrity news, Legit.ng previously reported that Megan Thee Stallion is going to graduate from college. The popular US rapper is not only beautiful, but she's got the brains and the heart to back it up.
According to a report by Complex Music, Megan is also set to open an assisted living facility. The rapper has just turned 26 but she's doing big things. Megan tweeted to a fan that she's still on track to graduate from college. The tweet from the fan has since been deleted.
“Ma'am I'm about to graduate in the fall and still gonna open my facility."
Adeyinka Odutuyo is an entertainment/lifestyle journalist at Legit.ng with over three years of working experience in the media industry.
He has a degree in Linguistics and Communication Studies from Osun State University, Osogbo. When he is not writing about celebrities, you will find him blogging about local Nigerian recipes on Instagram (@playfoodbyyinka)