Original Elvis Gold Record For Sale: Music memorabilia and other belongings of Ethel Gabriel, the first woman record producer in American pop music, will be sold at auction on Tues., January 23 at Teel Auctions’ gallery in Mt. Bethel, Pa.
The gold records are for record albums featuring Elvis Presley, Perry Como, Al Hirt, Roger Whitaker, Henry Mancini and others. The Grammy award is for recordings by Tommy Dorsey and Frank Sinatra.
Mrs. Gabriel was instrumental in kicking off the mambo craze in the United States by her work on the record ”Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White,” by Perez Prado, a number-one hit record for 10 weeks in 1955.