An official soundtrack for Halo 2 was released in 2004 alongside the game. In addition to tracks composed by Martin O’Donnell and Michael Salvatori for the sci-fi FPS, the soundtrack featured tunes by famous bands like Breaking Benjamin, Incubus, and Hoobastank.
Breaking Benjamin had arguably the most famous of these, “Blow Me Away.” Now, coming up on 17 years after the song’s release, the track has reached Platinum status. Per the RIAA’s definitions, this means the song has reached 1,000,000 certification units.
“Blow Me Away” becomes Breaking Benjamin’s eighth single to reach platinum status. The band also has nine Gold-certified songs for a total of 17 songs to reach either designation. This news was first discovered by and reported on by Loudwire.
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