Brooks & Dunn, Rascal Flatts Mine Metal

Brooks & Dunn’s debut album, Brand New Man, has achieved another multi-platinum milestone with RIAA certification of shipments of 6 million copies. The 1991 project includes the hits “Boot Scootin’ Boogie,” “My Next Broken Heart,” “Neon Moon” and the title track. … Rascal Flatts’ label, Lyric Street, has shipped 500,000 copies of the trio’s just-released album, Melt, to ensure gold certification by the RIAA. The organization certifies shipments of 500,000 as gold and 1 million as platinum. 10/31/02