RIAA Gold award for Breaking Benjamin album We Are Not Alone. New, sealed in original shrink wrap. Released on June 29, 2004, the album went Gold for 500,000 copies sold on Oct. 21, 2004, which this award celebrates.
Singles "So Cold", "Sooner or Later", and the full-band version of "Rain" helped the album peak at #20 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart. By 2005 the album had gone Platinum for one million copies sold.
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- RIAA serial number hologram Gold album award with album art, gold disc and CD
- In Excellent condition, new sealed in original plastic
- First presentation award
- Presented to record industry executive
- All original components with manufacturer label
- Award measures approx. 17" x 21"
- Awesome collector's item for Breaking Benjamin fan
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- International shipping available
Detailed Item Description: This RIAA Gold award is a first presentation award that would have been manufactured sometime in 2004 making this award approximately 17 years old. This award is presented to Jonathan Lev, a promotions and marketing executive who worked with rock, pop and alternative artists including Breaking Benjamin, Kid Rock, Slipknot, Godsmack, Incubus, Nirvana, U2, Pearl Jam, Coldplay, The Red Hot Chili Peppers and many more.
The award is all original with Ill-Eagle Enterprises manufacturer's sticker on its back. This award is in Excellent, new condition and still sealed in its original shrink wrap.
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*RIAA sales data source: RIAA.com