Sam the Sham and the Pharaohs "Li'l Red Riding Hood" RIAA ...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionSam the Sham and the Pharaohs "Li'l Red Riding Hood" RIAA White Matte Gold Sales Award (MGM K13506, 1966). Covered by artists as diverse as the Royal Guardsmen, the Meteors and the Smashing Pumpkins, "Li'l Red Riding Hood" is one of Garage Rock's most-enduring cult hits, and reached number two on the Billboard Hot 100 in August, 1966. According to the plaque beneath the gold disc, the award was presented to "Hal Smith to Commemorate the Sale of More Than One Million Copies of the MGM Records Pop Single Record 'Lil' Red Riding Hood'". Framed in a wood finish with a rare white matte to an overall 13.25" x 17.5" Fine condition, with some wear and minor chipping to frame. From the David Gest Memorabilia Archive.
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