Kendrick Lamar's 'Damn' Named RIAA's Top Certified R&B/Hip Hop Album

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Lil Uzi Vert and DJ Khaled earn Top Certified R&B/Hip Hop Song award.

(AllHipHop News) Kendrick Lamar is in a good position going into Grammy Night on January 28. He's up for 7 awards, including Album Of The Year for DAMN.

The 2x Multi-Platinum album has already earned a prestigious honor from the Recording Industry Association of America. DAMN was named the RIAA's Top Certified R&B/Hip Hop Album of 2017.

In addition, Lil Uzi Vert's "XO Tour Llif3" and DJ Khaled's "I'm The One" featuring Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance The Rapper, and Lil Wayne tied for the distinction of last year's Top Certified R&B/Hip Hop Song. Both records reached 5x Multi-Platinum status.

Reputation by Taylor Swift was 2017's overall Top Certified Album (3x Multi-Platinum). Luis Fonsi's "Despacito" with Daddy Yankee was awarded for Top Certified Song (8x Multi-Platinum).