In 1967, The Association® made history being the first band anywhere to open a rock festival – the now historic, Monterey Pop Festival.
One of the most successful bands to come out of the 60’s, they have sold millions of records, tapes, CDs and DVDs as well as earned a number of achievements including a Golden Globe nomination in 1970 for Best Original Song – Goodbye Columbus.
7 Grammy nominations:
1967 – Rock & Roll Group Performance: The Association, Cherish Lyrics
1967 – Rock & Roll Recording: The Association, Cherish Lyrics
1967 – Vocal Group Performance: The Association, Cherish Lyrics
1968 – Best Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s) or Instrumentalist(s): The Association, Windy Lyrics
1968 – Contemporary Album: The Association, Insight Out
1968 – Contemporary Vocal Group: The Association, Windy Lyrics
1968 – Group Vocal Performance: The Association, Never My Love
The Association has also received RIAA certifications for 6 gold and 3 platinum records. Their album, THE ASSOCIATION GREATEST HITS (Warner Brothers) is now double platinum and continues to be one of the longest best-selling albums in the history of the company.