RIAA Gold single award for Janet Jackson hit single "Miss You Much" presented to Janet Jackson. Released on August 18, 1989, the single went Gold for 500,000 copies sold on Nov. 3, 1989. It was simultaneously certified Platinum for one million copies sold the same day.
The track off her album Janet Jackson's Rhythm Nation 1814, became a global success and topped the US Billboard Hot 100 singles chart. It became the second #1 of Jackson's career. for her. It received Grammy award nominations for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance and Best Rhythm & Blues Song, and won at both the Billboard and American Music Awards. It also reached the top 10 of many singles charts worldwide. It also helped drive the album to #1 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart and RIAA 6x Multi-Platinum status. By See image above for RIAA sales certification of this track*.
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- RIAA Gold single sales award from the "R" hologram award period with 45 and cassette
- Presented to Janet Jackson
- In VG condition
- Award from 1990
- Has original backing paper and manufacturer sticker
- Award measures approx. 13" x 17"
- Fantastic and rare collectors item for any Janet Jackson fan
- FREE insured shipping to continental U.S.
- International shipping available
Detailed Item Description: This is an official RIAA Gold single award made in 1989 making the award 32 years old. The award is presented to Janet Jackson and was acquired in a large auction of her personal awards and other items.
The award is in Very Good condition with only very minor mars on the frame and plexiglass and some wear on the edges of the gold disc and RIAA logo. The condition does not take away noticeably from the appearance of the award. The backing paper is original with Fitzgerald Hartley manufacturer's sticker.
Don't miss this chance to acquire a piece of Janet Jackson history presented to and owned by the artist herself.
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*RIAA sales data source: RIAA.com