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NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 10: Singer-songwriter Sam Hunt performs onstage during 2016 CMA Festival - Day 2 at Nissan Stadium on June 10, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

Sam Hunt is crashing through career milestones at breakneck speed.

The Georgia native’s “Body Like A Back Road,” which raced to No. 1 in just 12 weeks and stayed there for three, was just certified Double Platinum by the RIAA. That means sales of at least 2,000,000. And as if that wasn’t enough, Sam’s 2015 debut album Montevallo has been certified Triple Platinum. It remains the best-selling debut project by a country artist since 2011.

Sam’s on the road this summer with his 15 In A 30 Tour, which includes guests like Maren Morris, Chris Janson and Ryan Follese. Dates are on the books for in the coming weeks in Chicago, St. Louis and Cincinnati. See a complete list of tour stops here.

Teddy McDonald is a fun-lovin’ country music fan man living in Nashville, Tennessee.