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Twenty One Pilots Reach Big Milestone With ‘Tear In My Heart’

Twenty One Pilots’ hit single Tear In My Heart has recently been certified Gold in the UK, marking a significant milestone for the popular American musical duo. The song, which was released in 2015 as part of the band’s album Blurryface, has sold over 400,000 units in the country.

The news of Tear In My Heart being certified Gold comes as no surprise to the band’s fans, who have been singing the praises of the song for years. The track is known for its catchy chorus, upbeat melody, and infectious energy, which have helped it to become one of the band’s most popular songs.

The song’s success in the UK is just one example of the global impact that Twenty One Pilots has had on the music industry. Since forming in 2009, the band has released six studio albums, including Blurryface, Trench and Scaled and Icy. Their unique blend of alternative rock, pop, and hip-hop has earned them a dedicated fanbase and critical acclaim.

Tear In My Heart was written by Twenty One Pilots’ lead vocalist and multi-instrumentalist, Tyler Joseph, and was inspired by his relationship with his wife, Jenna Black. The song’s lyrics are a testament to the couple’s love for each other, with Joseph singing, “Sometimes you gotta bleed to know / That you’re alive and have a soul / But it takes someone to come around / To show you how.”

The song’s music video, which was directed by Marc Klasfeld and shot in Los Angeles, features Joseph and Dun performing in Chinatown in the town square. The video also stars Tyler’s wife Jenna Joseph. She appears throughout the music video beating up her husband until he bleeds. The video has garnered over 240 million views on YouTube, further cementing the song’s popularity.

The certification of Tear In My Heart as Gold in the UK is a testament to the song’s enduring appeal. It is a reflection of the band’s ability to connect with fans on a personal level, as well as their talent for creating catchy, memorable songs.

In conclusion, the certification is a significant achievement for Twenty One Pilots and a testament to the band’s talent and popularity. The song’s catchy melody and heartfelt lyrics have resonated with fans around the world, and it is no surprise that it has reached this milestone. Congratulations to Twenty One Pilots on this well-deserved recognition!

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Eva van den Bosch Head Editor, Photographer
Eva van den Bosch combines concert photography with a prominent editorial role at Strife Mag.