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gold disc

n
(Music, other)
a. (in Britain) an album certified to have sold 250 000 copies or a single certified to have sold 500 000 copies
b. (in the US) an album or single certified to have sold 1 000 000 copies or a single certified to have sold 500 000 copies. Compare silver disc, platinum disc
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"I think my favourite from the collection is the gold disc of the album 'Beatles For Sale', and I also have a postcard Yoko Ono sent me, which is framed", Brian said.
"I think my favourite from the collection is the gold disc of the album 'Beatles For Sale' and I also have a postcard Yoko Ono sent me which is framed", Brian said.
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(We're Gonna) Rock Around The Clock became the first record to sell a million in Britain in April, 1954, and the band was awarded a gold disc. But rock music was so new that the single was actually labelled a "novelty foxtrot".
The decade ended with fictional TV cartoon music group, The Archies, getting the last gold disc of the era with their pop song, Sugar Sugar, in 1969.
Les is now preparing to sue the Rotherhambased firm, which is owned by father HIT Gold disc and son Andy and John Pickles.
He is now preparing to sue the Yorkshirebased firm, who are owned by hit Gold disc father and son Andy and John Pickles.
1942: Bandleader Glenn Miller was presented with the first gold disc, forselling more than one million copies of Chattanooga Choo Choo.
He donated a gold disc to Pantymwyn Village Hall In 2012 Buckland made a very special donation to his Flintshire home town.
Items include a guitar from the 60s and one from The Animals' 1980 reunion tour; an award from Radio Caroline to The Animals for House Of The Rising Sun; and a gold disc engraved to Chas in recognition of record sales by Slade.
Washington, Mar 1 ( ANI ): Noel Gallagher is set to auction off a signed gold disc certifying the success of his debut solo album for Russell Brand's charity, it has been revealed.
TRACTOR driver Ian Jones watches in wonder at his gold disc as it glistens while he holds it up to the daylight.