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SHALAMAR Goes for the Gold with Friends Magazine Clipping
SHALAMAR, Howard Hewett, Jody Watley, Jeffrey Daniel go for the gold with "Friends" for sales of 100,000 in the UK in 1982. "Friends" would go on to platinum certification in the UK (300,000). "Friends" was also certified in America. Gold certification in the United States is sales of 500,000. The album was also reissued in 2013 on Big Break Records.