2X ACM Album of the Year Nominee Jon Pardi Celebrates Career Milestones
Pardi Earns 10 Million Digital Single Certifications and 1 Million Album Units With 3X Platinum #1 “Dirt on My Boots,” 2X Platinum #1 Hits “Head Over Boots” and “Heartache On The Dance Floor,” Platinum Track “Night Shift” and Gold-Certified “She Ain’t In It,” and “Heartache Medication"
New Single “Ain’t Always The Cowboy” From Heartache Medication Album Impacts Country Radio 3/16
Pictured, (L-R): Brian Wright, UMGN EVP of A&R; Rachel Fontenot, UMGN VP of Marketing & Artist Development; Maggie Hunt, Red Light Management; Jon Pardi; Mike Dungan, UMGN Chairman & CEO; Mike Harris, UMGN EVP & COO; Stephanie Wright, UMGN SVP of A&R; Rob Femia, UMGN SVP of Business & Legal Affairs
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 5th, 2020) - Platinum-selling, 2x ACM Album of the Year nominee Jon Pardi was surprised this week with a plaque celebrating a series of career milestones. The singer/songwriter/producer was recognized for earning 10 Million digital single certifications and 1 Million album units. Additional benchmarks include Pardi’s multi-week #1, the 3x Platinum “Dirt on My Boots,” his #1 hits “Head Over Boots" and “Heartache On the Dance Floor” are 2x Platinum, with “Night Shift” also reaching Platinum-status. “She Ain’t In It” from Jon’s #1 album California Sunrise and “Heartache Medication” from Pardi’s current ACM nominated, critically-acclaimed album of the same name are also now officially RIAA GOLD certified.
A 2x ACM nominee for Album of the Year, Pardi’s critically-acclaimed album Heartache Medication debuted among the top albums on Billboard’s Country Albums chart and earned overwhelming praise by NPR, Associated Press, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Billboard, ET, EXTRA, Variety, People and Rolling Stone. Most recently, Heartache Medication was named by The New York Times as “...one of the most anticipated albums of the season,” Rolling Stone’s“Best Albums of the Year” list, and Los Angeles Times “Best Albums of the Year” (#4) list, as the only country artist/album represented. Pardi is currently featured on Thomas Rhett’s Top 15-and-climbing single at Country radio “Beer Can’t Fix” and his next single, “Ain’t Always The Cowboy” impacts Country radio 3/16.