The Recording Industry Association of Japan Releases Its Digital Certifications for October

One song from 2016 was certified Double Platinum this month for selling 500,000 copies: the movie version of RADWIMPS’ “Zen Zen Zense.”

Two songs from 2016 were certified Platinum this month for selling 250,000 copies: Ketsumeishi’s “Tomo yo ~Kono Saki mo Zutto” and JY’s “Suki na Hito ga Iru Koto.”

Five songs from 2016 were certified Gold this month for selling 100,000 copies: Naoto Inti Raymi’s “Overflows ~Kotoba ni Dekinakute~”, the movie versions of RADWIMPS’ “Sparkle” and “Nandemonai ya” along with “Yume Tourou”, and Justin Bieber’s “Sorry.”

One song was certified Million this month for selling 1,000,000 copies: Mika Nakashima’s “Yuki no Hana.”

In a rare occurrence, a ringtone has been certified digitally this month. Sakamoto Fuyumi’s “Mata Kimi ni Koishiteru” was certified Triple Platinum for selling 750,000 copies.


Million (1,000,000):
Mika Nakashima – Yuki no Hana (10/1/03)


Triple Platinum (750,000):
ayaka – Nijiiro (4/28/14)
Ikimonogakari – SAKURA (3/15/06)


Double Platinum (500,000):
RADWIMPS – Zen Zen Zense (movie ver.) (7/25/16)
Pharrell Williams – Happy (1/22/14)


Platinum (250,000):
[Alexandros] – Wataridori (3/18/15)
Ketsumeishi – Tomo yo ~Kono Saki mo Zutto (3/23/16)
JY – Suki na Hito ga Iru Koto (8/2/16)
TK from Ling Tosite Sigure – unravel (7/23/14)


Gold (100,000):
ARIANNE – Komm, susser Tod (7/11/07)
Sheryl Nome starring May’n – Infinity (6/11/08)
Shota Shimizu – DREAM (1/29/14)
Teresa Teng – Wakare no Yokan (4/19/15)
Naoto Inti Raymi – Overflows ~Kotoba ni Dekinakute~ (7/6/16)
RADWIMPS – Sparkle (movie ver.) (8/24/16)
RADWIMPS – Yume Tourou (8/24/16)
RADWIMPS – Nandemonai ya (movie ver.) (8/24/16)
Justin Bieber – Sorry (7/13/16)



Chaka Uta:

Triple Platinum (750,000):
Sakamoto Fuyumi – Mata Kimi ni Koishiteru (11/12/08)