RIAA “gold” record award presented to Steve Meyer (Sr. V.P. Promotion, Marketing & Product Development MCA Records) to commemorate the sale of over 500,000 copies of the MCA Records album and cassette "Southern Accents".
Southern Accents is the sixth studio album by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, released on March 26, 1985, through MCA Records. The album's lead single, "Don't Come Around Here No More", co-written by Dave Stewart of Eurythmics, peaked at number 13 on the Billboard Hot 100.
The album cover features an 1865 painting by Winslow Homer titled The Veteran in a New Field.
Steve Meyer began his music and entertainment industry career with Capitol Records.
In 1983, Meyer was hired by Universal Studios as Sr. Vice-President of Promotion for MCA Records. He played a key part in re-establishing MCA as an industry leader.
Recognized as one of the industry’s top professionals, Meyer was a recipient of many awards during his tenure at MCA, including: ‘Sr. V.P. of Promotion’; ‘Record Executive of The Year’; ‘V.P. of Promotion.’
Made in USA | 54x43cm
- Mehr als 3 Künstler/ Bands
- Künstler/ Band (maximal 3)
- Tom Petty
- Mehrere Titel
- Southern Accents
- Offizieller RIAA-Award
- Erscheinungsjahr (ältestes)
- Very Good Plus (VG+)