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    Michael Jackson "Beat It" RIAA Gold Record Award (Epic 34-03759, 1983). Winning two Grammy's, two American Music Awards and spending three weeks on top of the Billboard Hot 100, "Beat It" is ranked one of Rolling Stone's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time" and is remembered as one of the biggest pop songs of the 1980s, no mean feat considering the entire decade was packed to the seams with giant smash hits! Aided by an inventive music video and a blazing solo provided by guitar wizard Eddie Van Halen, the track is a smash that holds up to this day. The RIAA plaque states: "Presented to Michael Jackson to Commemorate the Sale of More Than One Million Copies of the Epic Records Single Record 'Beat It'".Made later for display purposes only. In Excellent condition, with only minor scuffs. Measures 13" x 17".

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