It has to be a real adrenaline rush in every artist's career when they go gold on their first single or better yet, first album. Republic Nashville artist Eli Young Band’s “Crazy Girl” has been certified Gold by the RIAA for sales of over 500,000, now get this in downloads. The track is the lead single from their forthcoming album Life At Best.

"Crazy Girl" made its debut at No. 1 on the iTunes Country Singles Chart with over 47,000 first week downloads. “Gold rocks!! You grow up hearing about artists going gold and dream of what it would be like,” said drummer Chris Thompson. “It’s pretty cool that the single went gold before the album even came out.” Thompson continued, “This is a huge milestone for us.”