RIAA Platinum sales award presented to Hester Diamond for the Beastie Boys 1994 Grand Royal Records album “Ill Communication”
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Beastie Boys

RIAA Platinum sales award presented to Hester Diamond for the Beastie Boys 1994 Grand Royal Records album “Ill Communication”

22 January 2021 • New York

RIAA Platinum sales award presented to Hester Diamond for the Beastie Boys 1994 Grand Royal Records album “Ill Communication”
RIAA Platinum sales award presented to Hester Diamond for the Beastie Boys 1994 Grand Royal Records album “Ill Communication”
RIAA Platinum sales award presented to Hester Diamond for the Beastie Boys 1994 Grand Royal Records album “Ill Communication”
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Beastie Boys

RIAA Platinum sales award presented to Hester Diamond for the Beastie Boys 1994 Grand Royal Records album “Ill Communication”

Estimate:

2,000 - 3,000 USD

Sold Without Reserve

Beastie Boys

Beastie Boys

RIAA Platinum sales award presented to Hester Diamond for the Beastie Boys 1994 Grand Royal Records album “Ill Communication”

RIAA Platinum sales award presented to Hester Diamond for the Beastie Boys 1994 Grand Royal Records album “Ill Communication”

Estimate:

2,000 - 3,000 USD

Lot closes:

Lot closes:

7 days, 17 hours

7 days, 17 hours

January 29, 09:38 PM (GMT)

January 29, 09:38 PM (GMT)

Description

Sold Without Reserve

Beastie Boys

RIAA Platinum sales award presented to Hester Diamond for the Beastie Boys 1994 Grand Royal Records album “Ill Communication”


Framed. 21 x 17 inches.


All of the seller’s proceeds from the Beastie Boys memorabilia lots offered in this sale will benefit the Good Eats Program.

Condition report

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Catalogue note

"Ill Communication" used less sampling and more live instruments to deftly mix the Beastie Boys' influences—hip hop, punk rock, funk and jazz. It became their second number-one Billboard album and their second triple platinum album. Spike Jonze directed the video for the album's lead single "Sabotage."