Weezy took to Instagram to share the news with his fans and thanked them for their support.
This is yet another platinum album for Weezy and this makes it the fifth solo album to reach its milestone. On its first week it played a role in its debut atop the charts. Garnering 433M on-demand audio streams made it the second biggest-streaming week for album ever in its first week.
Following Drake's Scorpion and Travis Scott's Astroworld, Tha Carter V had the third biggest week for an album this year.
Tha Carter V eligibility for platinum comes shortly after lil wayne added three bonus tracks to the album off the Tay Keith-produced, "Hasta La Vista," " In This House" ft. Gucci Mane and a revamped version of "What About Me" featuring Post Malone and shortly after he performed on SNL.