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    Elvis Presley Related - Bill Black's Billboard Music Week Achievement Award (1962). This 8" x 12" x 5.5" award was presented to Bill Black's Combo for being voted "The Most-Played Instrumental Group" in the 15th Annual Billboard Music Week Record Artists Popularity Poll for 1962. Black was bass player for Elvis Presley until they split over financial terms in 1958; afterwards, he joined and later led a Memphis Rockabilly group that became the popular Combo, until his tragic death from a brain tumor in 1965. The award is in Fine to Very Very Fine condition with some areas of mild wear and tarnishing. A fantastic rarity.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    12th-14th Friday-Sunday
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