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    Otis Redding "(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay" RIAA White Mat Gold Record Sales Award (Volt 45-157, 1968). Co-written by Soul/R&B legend Otis Redding and prolific session guitarist Steve Cropper, "(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay" is an all-time Soul classic, and was recorded mere days before the untimely death of Redding. Released on January 8, 1968 it would dominate the charts, and was named the number 4 song of that year by Billboard. According to the plaque beneath the gold disc, this award was "Presented to Volt Records to Commemorate the Sale of More Than One Million Copies of the Volt Records Pop Single Record '(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay'". Framed with a gorgeous white mat to an overall 13" x 17". Fine condition, with little wear. From the David Gest Memorabilia Archive.



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