MC Hammer Billboard Award Sells for $10,000 at NateDSanders.com
Here at NateDSanders.com Auctions, our specialty is selling all types of awards such as Academy Awards, Emmy awards, Tony awards, but we also have sold three Billboard award s from great stars of yesterday. Here is the description, picture and price of each Billboard award that we have auctioned:
MC Hammer Billboard Award for ”U Can’t Touch This” — 1990 Billboard Music Video Award For Best Dance
Billboard Music Video Award presented in 1990 to MC Hammer and Capitol Records for Hammer’s dance routine in the ”U Can’t Touch This” music video. Front of award is engraved, ”1990 / BILLBOARD MUSIC VIDEO AWARD / DANCE / BEST MALE ARTIST / MC HAMMER / ‘U CAN’T TOUCH THIS’ / CAPITOL”. Award measures 7” x 7”. Minor scratching, overall very good. With signed statement from Michele Peacock, who received the award for Capitol Records. Sold for $10,000.
Country Legend Wynonna Judd’s 1992 Billboard Award for Top ”#1 Hot Country Single” for Her Hit ”I Saw the Light”
1992 Billboard Award for ”#1 Hot Country Single”, awarded to country singer Wynonna Judd for her chart-topping single, ”I Saw the Light.” Judd came out with her first solo album, ”Wynonna” which topped the charts that year becoming multi-platinum. Glass pyramid-shaped award is engraved: ”Billboard 1992 Music Awards / Wynonna Judd / #1 Hot Country Single”. A stunning award in very good condition. Sold for $7,361.
Captain Kangaroo Billboard Award — Bestowed Upon Bob Keeshan as Best Performer During His Show’s Very First Year — 1955-56
Billboard Award presented to Bob Keeshan for his performance as Captain Kangaroo on the show’s premiere 1955-56 season. Award certificate features a pictorial curtain design and reads, ”The Billboard / Award / for outstanding achievement in / Television Programming / Presented To / Bob Keeshan / Star of Captain Kangaroo / Voted by the / Television Industry / as the / Best Performer / on a Network Children’s Show / 1955-1956 Season / The TV Industry’s Fourth Annual Program And Talent Awards / sponsored by The Billboard”. Certificate is inlaid in a wooden plaque to an overall size of 14” x 17”. Near fine. Sold for $1,172.