The Alan Parsons Project ‎– The Best Of The Alan Parsons Project

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Arista ‎– AL 8-8193, Arista ‎– AL8-8193
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Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Remastered, Indianapolis Press, Gatefold
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A1 I Wouldn't Want To Be Like You
Lead Vocals – Lenny Zakatek
3:09
A2 Eye In The Sky
Lead Vocals – Eric Woolfson
4:29
A3 Games People Play
Lead Vocals – Lenny Zakatek
4:14
A4 Time
Lead Vocals – Eric Woolfson
4:57
A5 Pyromania
Lead Vocals – Jack Harris
2:40
A6 You Don't Believe
Lead Vocals – Lenny Zakatek
4:23
B1 Lucifer 4:05
B2 Psychobabble
Lead Vocals – Elmer Gantry
4:48
B3 Damned If I Do
Lead Vocals – Lenny Zakatek
3:30
B4 Don't Let It Show
Lead Vocals – Dave Townsend
3:28
B5 Can't Take It With You
Lead Vocals – Dean Ford
4:40
B6 Old And Wise
Lead Vocals – Colin Blunstone
4:04

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Digitally remastered at Abbey Road Studios in London, England.
℗ 1977, 1979, 1980, 1982, 1983
© 1983 Arista Records Inc. Printed in U.S.A.

RCA Records Pressing Plant, Indianapolis pressing denoted by "I" in runouts (maybe stamped horizontal)

Cat # AL 8-8193 appears on the label.
Cat # AL8-8193 appears on the spine and rear cover, bottom-right.

Several variations distinguish this release from other US releases of this album:
1. There is no title on the front cover
2. "The Best Of" appears above "The Alan Parsons Project" on labels
3. "Unauthorized duplication is a violation of applicable laws" appears beneath copyright statements
4. "33 1/3 RPM" is in same font size as catalog # and side indicator

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7822-18193-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 label): AL 8-8193 SA
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 label): AL 8-8193 SB
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 runout, variant 1): AL 8-8193 SA 2 AO
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 runout, variant 1): AL 8-8193 SB 1 AO
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 runout, stamped except D, variant 2): AL8 8193 SA 2 I A7 D
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 runout, stamped except B, variant 2): AL8 8193 SB 1 I A2 B
  • Rights Society: BMI

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