DJ Khaled’s “Grateful” Is Second Fastest Album To Earn RIAA Gold Status This Year! DJ Khaled has another thing he can be thankful for — his star-studded album Grateful just went gold. The DJ/producer took to Instagram on Friday (July 16) to share the news that it’s also the second fastest album to earn the RIAA certification this year following JAY-Z’s 4:44. In the caption, he thanked his 8-month-old Asahd who is listed as the executive producer of the project.
“#GRATEFUL !!!!!! IS OFFICIALLY!!!! #GOLD !!!!!!!,” he wrote. “GOD IS THE GREATEST!! FAN LUV @asahdkhaled WE DID IT !!!! @wethebestmusic @epicrecords @rocnation !!!! #GRATEFUL OFFICIALLY #GOLD!!!”
Considering the colorful cast of characters that appear on the project, including Chance The Rapper, Lil Wayne, Migos, Drake, Beyoncé and JAY-Z, it was only a matter of time.