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Burns Boxed Set Goes Platinum

The five-CD companion collection to Ken Burns’ Jazz is the first jazz boxed set to achieve the Recording Industry Association of America’s platinum certification for 1 million units shipped. Since its November release, over 200,000 copies of the PBS series tie-in set have been shipped to retailers. The set sold about 110,000 units in its first three months on the shelves.

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