- in 1970 - The "Easy Rider" soundtrack LP went gold. The film, inspired vaguely by Jack Kerouac's "On the Road", starred Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper and Jack Nicholson. Music from a host of rock groups including "Steppenwolf", "the Band", "the Byrds" and "Roger McGuinn".
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To win a gold disc an album needs to sell five hundred thousand copies in the United States and one hundred thousand in Britain.