Nashville TN July 19, 2010 -- Joe Nichols’ multi week #1 hit single “Gimmie That Girl” has been certified gold by the RIAA, selling more than 500,000 digital downloads. Just eight weeks ago, the Show Dog-Universal Music artist’s single topped the charts for the third consecutive week, making it the first multi-week #1 single for 2010 and Nichols only the sixth artist since 2008 to achieve such a goal on the Country Aircheck/Mediabase charts. The song remains the top recurrent single this week. “The Shape I’m In” is the follow-up to “Gimmie That Girl” and goes for radio adds July 19th, and is also included on Nicholsą critically acclaimed Old Things New CD. Both singles were written by Rhett Akins, Dallas Davidson and Ben Hayslip. Nichols has a full slate of concerts through the rest of the year. To see if he’ll be performing this newly certified gold single in your area, please visit joenichols.com.