platinum disc


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platinum disc

n
(Pop Music)
a. (in Britain) an album certified to have sold 300 000 copies or a single certified to have sold 600 000 copies
b. (in the US) an album or single certified to have sold one million copies. Compare gold disc, silver disc
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platinum disc

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In less than a year, Glynne had reached the top of the charts after working with deep house producer Route 94 on the hit My Love, which earned her her first platinum disc. The record dazzled British band Clean Bandit who approached Glynne and asked her to feature on their song Rather Be, a collaboration that went to number one while becoming the third fastestselling single and most streamed song of 2014.
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His albums, featuring hit renditions, have received gold and platinum disc awards.
1970 - Decca award Bing Crosby, above, a second platinum disc for selling 300 million.
A guitar and a platinum disc award - symbols from a musical career that saw The Cranberries sell over 40 million records, second only to U2 among Irish acts - were brought to the alter.
The Armed Man has been performed more than 1,500 times in 20 countries since it was released in September 2001, whilst his recorded output has resulted in 17 gold and platinum disc awards.
Cream sold 35 million albums in just over two years and were awarded the world's first ever platinum disc for their LP Wheels of Fire.
As a classical composer I never thought I'd reach a wide enough audience to gain a platinum disc. The disc is taking pride of place on my wall and could yet be joined by another award."
London, Jan 22 (ANI): Former Oasis lead guitarist Noel Gallagher has donated his platinum disc for classic single 'Roll With It' to school in Manchester.
The lads have shot to No.1 in Finland, Norway and Sweden and have been awarded a platinum disc in Switzerland and a gold disc in Germany.
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