Hatimaye record label kubwa duniani, Universal Music Group (UMG), imemtangaza rasmi kumsainisha Diamond Platnumz.
Anakuwa msanii wa kwanza kutoka Afrika Mashariki kusainishwa kwenye label hiyo.
Wimbo wake, Marry You akiwa na Ne-Yo ni wa kwanza kutoka chini ya mwamvuli wa Universal Music.
“He’s a star, he is talented and full of energy and creatively he’s on par with any international artist I’ve worked with,” anasema Mkurugenzi Mtendaji wa label hiyo Afrika, Sipho Dlamini.
“He’s focused and determined to succeed. He’s passionate about his country, his people , his language and his culture and I love that. He is a first class performer on stage, his new material is authentic, fresh and African, yet it will touch people across the globe. Artists like him are the reason we do what we do.”