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    Sammy Johns "Chevy Van" RIAA Gold Sales Award. A gold sales award for the big hit from 1975, which has been redone by various rock and country acts, from Fu Manchu to Eric Church. Reaching the #5 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, this was Johns' best-known single. It features numerous members of the Wrecking Crew session players on the backing track, it makes sense this award is presented to ones of its prolific keyboard players.

    According to the plaque in the bottom center portion, "Presented To / Larry Knechtal / To Commemorate the Sale of More Than / One Million Copies of the / GRC Records / Single Record / 'Chevy Van.'" Measures 12 ¾" x 16 ¾". In Very Good condition with various scrapes/loss on the frame. COA from Heritage Auctions. From the Collection of DJ “Mr. Ed” Lambert.


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    July, 2021
    16th-18th Friday-Sunday
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    The movie quite literally changed my life. I have included a pic of me in Sly's Rocky 3 Cashmere overcoat, would much appreciate if it is possible for you to forward this email to Sly to let him know the overcoat is in good hands, and will be well taken care of, (as will be the Rambo knife forging tools, the other lot I won!) Wish you very happy holidays and a great 2016!
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