Mariah the Scientist Achieves Gold and Platinum RIAA Certifications

Mariah the Scientist

Rising R&B star Mariah the Scientist has reached a significant milestone in her career, earning her first two certifications from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).


  1. Her 2020 track “Always n Forever” featuring Lil Baby has achieved gold status, with 500,000 equivalent units sold. The Earl on the Beat-produced song boasts over 34 million streams on Spotify and has surpassed 19 million views on YouTube.
  2. Mariah the Scientist has also been awarded a platinum certification for her 2022 single “Spread Thin,” a track from her EP, Buckles Laboratories Presents: The Intermission. The Bluejetta-produced song has surpassed one million equivalent units in sales and has garnered 76 million streams on Spotify, making it her most-streamed song on the platform.

Albums and Recent Releases:

  • “Always n Forever” is part of Mariah the Scientist’s album RY RY World, released on July 9, 2021, under RCA Records.
  • “Spread Thin” is from her EP Buckles Laboratories Presents: The Intermission, released in 2022.

Mariah the Scientist is set to kick off her To Be Eaten Alive Tour on Feb. 1, 2024, in Honolulu, Hawaii. The tour will cover various cities in the U.K., Europe, and North America, featuring stops in Los Angeles, Houston, Chicago, Detroit, Toronto, Washington, D.C., and Charlotte, concluding in Atlanta on May 3, 2024.

Released on Oct. 27, 2023, via Buckles Laboratories/Epic Records, To Be Eaten Alive is Mariah the Scientist’s third album and her first project under Epic Records. The album includes the lead single “From A Woman” and features collaborations with Young Thug, 21 Savage, and Vory.

Mariah the Scientist’s RIAA certifications come in the wake of her signing with Epic Records and the release of To Be Eaten Alive. President Ezekiel Lewis of Epic Records expressed excitement about partnering with Mariah, citing her as a dynamic creative force with a clear vision for her music.

As Mariah the Scientist continues to make waves in the R&B scene, her latest achievements underscore her growing influence and success in the music industry.