Nigerian singer Chukwuka Ekweani, popularly known as Ckay has bagged a platinum certification from The Syndicat National de l’Édition Phonographique (National Syndicate of Phonographic Publishing) for his hit single ‘Emilano’.
The professional organisation in charge of French records, made this known on their official Instagram page on Tuesday.
According to the announcement, Ckay’s song got the certification after getting an equivalent of 30 million streams in France.
Ckay also shared the announcement on his verified Instagram page.
‘Emiliana’ had bagged a gold certification in France in April after he sold 100,000 units of the song in the country.
The singer has already achieved double platinum certification in France with his global smash hit ‘Love Nwantiti’.
Ckay was recently named Next Generation Leader by Times this May.
The Time‘s Next Generation Leaders list recognises young people from across fields and around the globe “who are working to build a better world”.
Time described Ckay as one of the most successful African recording artists ever on a global scale.