Today, United Kingdom’s official charts certification company BPI Music announced that Eminem’s first ever hit song “My Name Is,” off The Slim Shady LP (1999) went platinum in the UK, selling 600,000 copies in the country.
“My Name Is” reached the highest spot in the United Kingdom, compared to other countries, debuting at #2. The music video of the song is named among 100 Greatest Music Videos of All Time by NME Magazine and received VEVO Certification award… Check the official tweet from BPI below:
'My Name Is' by @Eminem is now a Platinum selling in the UK!
Congrats *wika wika SLIM SHADY*!
— bpi music (@bpi_music) April 21, 2017