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    Beatles "Something New" Gold Record Award. This "floater"-style RIAA award reads "Presented to Capitol Records, Inc. to commemorate the sale of more than 500,000 copies of the ... long-playing record album 'Something New.'" Certified gold on August 24, 1964, the album was released because Capitol Records initially did not have the rights to "A Hard Day's Night," issued in the U. S. as a soundtrack by United Artists, the company that released the film. Instead, Capitol cobbled together a competing record containing eight of the 14 songs from the U.K. version, two songs from a U.K. EP, and a German-language version of "I Want to Hold Your Hand." Original frame is scuffed and scratched.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2005
    8th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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