Matchbox 20 - Yourself Or Someone Like You - Official RIAA award - 1998/1998

Description
Matchbox 20 - Yourself Or Someone Like You - Official RIAA award - 1998/1998
Number of items: 1 - Very Good Plus (VG+)

RIAA 3x Multi-Platinum LP award for Matchbox 20's Yourself Or Someone Like You. This was the group's debut album released on Sept. 16, 1996. The album was certified 3x Multi- Platinum™ by the RIAA on Nov. 19, 1997 for three million copies sold.

Tracks "3 A.M." hit #3 on the Billboard Hot 100 and "Push" went to #1 on the Modern Rock Chart, with "Real World" and "Back 2 Good" also charting. The album was later certified an impressive 12x Multi-Platinum by 2001 (a Diamond selling album).

Item Highlights:

RIAA Multi-Platinum LP award with great design incorporating album art and a 3D triple CD design with platinum info plate
In VG to Excellent condition with only a very small chip on a top corner
First presentation award from 1998
Presentation: To music industry executive
Original backing paper and manufacturer label intact with internal components completely unaltered
Known as a "hologram bar" award because of the underlined RIAA hologram with serial number, they were made from 1998 to present
Measures 16" x 24.5"

This award appears to be all original with only a small chip out of the top left corner. The award is presented to Mitch Rose, a music industry executive at CAA (Creative Artists Agency).

This award has the correct original manufacturer sticker for this era still attached to the back: Ill-Eagle Enterprises.

Lot details
Artist/ Band (max 3)
Matchbox 20
Record Title
Yourself Or Someone Like You
Nr of items
1
Media Source
Official RIAA award
Release Country
US
Release year (oldest)
1998
Release year (youngest)
1998
Condition
Very Good Plus (VG+)
Dimensions
16×24.5 in
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