Thriller sells more than 100 million copies! Biggest selling album of ALL time!

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Michael Jackson 100 million copies sold Thriller Plaque

On April 8th, 2014 a select group of music execs, press, radio, TV, and representatives of the Jackson estate gathered in New York for a first listen to Michael Jackson’s new album, XSCAPE. During the party, Epic Records Chairman and CEO, L.A. Reid presented the Jackson estate with a Jewel Box Platinum custom designed plaque in honor of Thriller selling more than 100 million copies and holding the title for biggest selling album of all time!

XSCAPE, an album of all new music, written by MJ and Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins, is set to be released May 13, 2014.

Via MJVibe
Photo via Michael Jackson’s Official Facebook

 

Cassadee Pope -The first solo female country music artist to have a debut single go platinum since 2006!

Cassadee Pope and her Wasting All These Tears platinum plaque Cassadee Pope and her Wasting All These Tears platinum plaqueWith “Wasting All These Tears” selling more than one million copies Cassadee is the first solo female country music artist to achieve a RIAA platinum-certified debut single since fellow label-mate Taylor Swift in 2006! 

“Wasting All These Tears” is the first song by Pope to reach Gold status, and has since been certified Platinum as of March 5, 2014.

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George Strait 60th single, “Give It All We Got Tonight”, goes platinum!

George Straigh and his platinum plaque with Mike Dungan of Universal Nashville

George Strait celebrated one million singles sold of “Give It All We Got Tonight” before his sold-out Bridgestone Arena show when UMG Nashville Chairman & CEO Mike Dungan presented him with a custom JBP designed plaque.

Via Music Row

 

David Nail surprised with platinum plaque at number one party for “Whatever She’s Got”

David Nail and Mike Dungan“David Nail celebrated his second No. 1 hit “Whatever She’s Got” as well as the release of his new album, I’m A Fire, at an event held at ONE at Cannery Row in Nashville, TN last night.

During the celebration, UMG Nashville Chairman & CEO, Mike Dungan, surprised Nail with a plaque for the hit single reaching PLATINUM status by the RIAA for sales of 1 million singles.”

via DavidNail.com

 

Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert holding Jewel Box Platinum in this weeks Billboard!

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Page 13 of the current March 8th issue of Billboard magazine features Jewel Box favs Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert each holding JBP-designed custom Chart and Platinum plaques. Blake was celebrating his #1 hits “Round Here” and “Mine Would Be You” and Miranda was presented with a plaque commemorating her 4 straight PLATINUM albums!

They both look great in platinum!

Scotty McCreery seeing Nashville GOLD with “See You Tonight”

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The RIAA has certified Interscope/19/Mercury Nashville artist SCOTTY MCCREERY’s lead single and title track, “See You Tonight” as GOLD in the US! This is his third RIAA-certified GOLD record as an artist, and first as a writer.

“This is the one I’m most proud of,” said MCCREERY.

The single is currently #10 on the MEDIABASE Country Singles Chart.

Info via: All Access