CRIA Gold Album award for George Fox's With All My Might album. This was the three-time Juno Award-winning country artist's second studio album, released in 1989. It was certified Gold by the CRIA (Canadian Recording Industry Association) on Oct. 16, 1990, which this award celebrates.
"Bachelor Girl", "Lime Rickey", and "With All My Might" all charted as singles in Canada and the album landed at #84 on the Canadian RPM Album chart and was later released by Warner in the U.S. A Gold album in Canada represents 50,000 copies sold (in a country of 36 million people). See image above for CRIA sales certification of this album*.
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- CRIA Gold album CD award
- In Excellent condition
- First presentation award from 1990
- Presented to recording studio
- Award measures approx. 15" x 15"
- Great collectors item for any George Fox fan
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Detailed Item Description: This is a CRIA Gold award that would have been manufactured in 1990 making it approx. 31 years old. This award is presented to Blue Wave Productions, one of the studios at which the album was recorded. The studio is owned by Tom Lavin, who is also the founder and leader of Juno Award-winning Powder Blues Band. The award comes with Lavin's signed letter of provenance. Provenance letter can be seen in images.
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*CRIA sales data source: musiccanada.com