Adkins Goes Platinum

Trace Adkins’s latest album, Comin’ On Strong, has been certified platinum by the RIAA for shipments of 1 million copies, his record label announced Wednesday (Jan. 12). Released in December 2003, Adkins’ sixth album contains his hit singles “Hot Mama” and “Rough & Ready.” Adkins’ three-month tour with Montgomery Gentry and Cledus T. Judd kicks off Feb. 3.