Singer Darren Espanto​'s Debut Album Certified Double Platinum in Philippines

Kara Bodegon
Darren Espanto

Filipino/Canadian singer Darren Espanto's 2014 self-titled album has been certified double platinum, while his 2016 sophomore release, Be With Me, was certified gold and platinum by the Philippine Association of the Record Industry (PARI).

Darren has sold over 30,000 copies, and Be With Me sold more than 15,000 copies.

On Nov. 10, Espanto dropped his holiday record, D's Christmas, which made it to No. 1 on iTunes Philippines eight hours after its release. It is now available on all streaming platforms.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Congratulations, <a href="https://twitter.com/Espanto2001?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@Espanto2001</a> for the Double Platinum award for your album &#39;DARREN&#39; for selling more than 30,000 copies &amp; the Gold &amp;Platinum Award for your album &#39;Be With Me&#39; for selling more than 15,000 copies! Your MCA Music Family is proud of you! <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/DsChristmas?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#DsChristmas</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/DBigSurprise?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#DBigSurprise</a> <a href="https://t.co/4FtLwdTWkI">pic.twitter.com/4FtLwdTWkI</a></p>&mdash; MCA Music Inc. (@mca_music) <a href="https://twitter.com/mca_music/status/932136074268123136?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">November 19, 2017</a></blockquote>
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