Liberty Records label award celebrating John Berry's debut album selling over 500,000 units. Released June 7, 1993, singles included "A Mind of Her Own", "Kiss Me in the Car", "Your Love Amazes Me", "What's In It for Me" and "You and Only You". It reached #13 on the Billboard Country chart. The album was certified Gold for 500,000 in sales on Oct. 26, 1994 by the RIAA and later Platinum by 1995. (Note: This is not a RIAA award). It is presented to record executive Bill Kennedy, who was then VP of Sales at Capitol Records Nashville. The award has its' original Al's Custom Frames & Gallery, Ltd. sticker.
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- Liberty Records label award for John Berry's debut album
- Made in 1993
- Presented to record executive
- In Very Good condition
- Metal plate with Liberty logo
- Award measures approx. 13" x 17"
- Great collectors item for any fan of John Berry
- FREE insured shipping to continental U.S.
- International shipping available
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