Tina Turner is honored for the quadruple platinum success of her Private Dancer album by Capitol Records’ president Walter Lee, Ronnie Jones & Varnell Johnson (Manhattan Records’ vice president), 1985.
Paul McCartney accepts a special quadruple platinum award for writing the tune Girlfriend for Michael Jackson’s Off The Wall Epic LP, 1980. (With Ron Weisner, Jackson’s manager.)
Ringo Starr receives one platinum and three gold plaques from Capitol president Bhaskar Menon, for Ringo, You’re Sixteen and Photograph, 1974.
Nazareth received gold disks from Phonogram Sweden for 30,000 sales of the album Loud ‘n’ Pround, 1974.
Elton John is presented with a five-foot plaque displaying the 12 gold singles he’s received during his 10-year career by MCA president Bob Siner and the Incredible Hulk from the Universal City tour, 1984.