The Gold Standard

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The RIAA celebrates 50 years of Gold Records this year; here are a select few to take you down memory lane. Visit mixonline.com for a full list.

1958

Perry Como's “Catch a Falling Star” (first Gold single)

1958

Oklahoma!
Cast Album (first Gold album)

1964

Barbra Streisand's
The Second Barbra Streisand Album

1979

Pink Floyd's
The Wall

1993

The Bodyguard soundtrack

2004

Shania Twain's
Come on Over