silver disc

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silver disc

n
(Music, other) (in Britain) an album certified to have sold 60 000 copies or a single certified to have sold 200 000 copies. Compare gold disc, platinum disc
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The moon was low upon the right, and the jagged pinnacle of a granite tor stood up against the lower curve of its silver disc. There, outlined as black as an ebony statue on that shining background, I saw the figure of a man upon the tor.
It took him six weeks to build the Bullring model, which features the iconic Sefridges building with the silver discs, St Martin's Church at the bottom of the steps, and the fountains which have since been developed further since the Bullring reopened in 2003.
Today's picture shows disco kings Hot Chocolate in Newcastle to be presented with silver discs marking UK sales of PS100,000 for their greatest hits album, but in what year?
Their pilots each saw "two flat, silver discs" as they lined up to land at Gatwick Airport, and some flew within 100ft, the Sun reported.
The first to raise the alarm was the pilot of a Boeing 777, who reported spotting "two flat silver discs" at 0853 GMT.
They posted a photo on Facebook proudly holding copies of their silver discs to mark 60,000 UK sales.
However, it was in Love And Money that James found more widespread recognition - four albums, working with legendary producers such as Gary Katz (Steely Dan) and Tom Dowd (Rod Stewart, Eric Clapton, Aretha Franklin), several hit singles, a worldwide following and silver discs in the UK, helped seal his reputation as one of the best songwriters in the country.
HE'S a multi-millionaire and a comedy icon, with two gold albums, four silver discs, 1.5 million books and endless television hits to his name.
With two gold albums, four silver discs, 1.5 million books and endless TV hits to his name, this showcase for his talents hopes to elevate him back to prime-time telly as something more than just the host of the Golden Balls quiz show.
As I first envisaged, their immediate response is to try and work out what is going on with all the silver discs. They then realise that perhaps it's spelling out a phrase but can't quite work out what it is.
Since then she has played with some of the finest musicians around, received countless gold, platinum and silver discs, been nominated for the Brit Award, received a highly coveted Ivor Novello Award, and is one of the few female artists ever to receive an MBE from the Queen.