On this day in KISSTORY - September 15, 2015 - the RIAA declared KISS as America's #1 Gold Record Award Winning Group of All Time!
From the RIAA:
KISS (Rock And Roll Hall of Fame), now celebrating its 40th anniversary, has earned more Gold Album Record Awards than any American band in the history of The Recording Industry Association of America's (RIAA's) Gold & Platinum Awards certifications. In the last 41 years, KISS has earned 30 Gold albums (26 KISS albums + 4 Solo Albums that were all released simultaneously -- a feat never before achieved by any band.) KISS has 14 Platinum albums, with three albums being multi-Platinum.
"Congratulations to KISS - the new Gold standard for albums by American bands," said Cary Sherman, Chairman & CEO, RIAA. "What an extraordinary achievement for an enduring band. Forty years later and the band is still rocking. Congratulations to KISS on their Gold album milestone and continued success."
Massive KISS End Of The Road concert banner ad at JR Osaka Train Station in Japan!
Thanks to Nobuya Tamaki for sharing with us!
On this day in KISSTORY - September 13, 1984 - KISS released their double platinum album Animalize.