Billy Joel ‎– The Essential Billy Joel

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Columbia ‎– 5097462000
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2 × CD, Compilation, Remastered
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© 2001 Sony Music Entertainment Inc. / ℗ 1973, 1974, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1986, 1989, 1993, 2001 Sony Music Entertainment Inc. Manufactured in Australia by Sony Music Entertainment (Australia) Limited. (printed at the right hand side of the rear inlay, on both disc media labels and at the bottom right hand corner of the second inner panel of the leaflet)

Packaging: Standard thickness dual disc jewel case with hinged double sided media tray and a half-fold leaflet forming two panels.

All tracks Digitally Remastered at Sterling Sound, NYC
Except Disc 2, tracks 17, 18 Mastered at Sony Music Studios, NYC
Administration: Maritime Music, Inc./Jane Arginteanu, Sharon Czechowski

Tracks 1-1, 1-2 & 1-3: recorded 1973/℗ 1973 from: Piano Man
Track 1-4: recorded 1974/℗ from: Streetlife Seranade
Tracks 1-5, 1-6 & 1-7: recorded 1976/℗ 1976 from: Turnstiles
Tracks 1-8, 1-9, 1-10 & 1-11: recorded 1977/℗ 1977 from: The Stranger
Tracks 1-12 & 1-13: recorded 1978/℗ 1978 from: 52nd Street
Tracks 1-14, 1-15 & 1-16: recorded 1979/℗ 1980 from: Glass Houses
Track 1-17: recorded 1980/℗ 1981 from: Songs In The Attic original version from: Cold Spring Harbor (1971)
Track 1-18 & 2-1: recorded 1982/℗ 1982 from: The Nylon Curtain
Tracks 2-2, 2-3, 2-4, 2-5 & 2-6: recorded 1983/℗ 1983 from: An Innocent Man
Tracks 2-7 & 2-8: recorded 1986/℗ 1986 from: The Bridge
Tracks 2-9, 2-10, 2-11, 2-12 & 2-13: recorded 1989/℗ 1989 from: Storm Front
Track 2-14, 2-16: recorded 1992-1993/℗ 1993 from: River Of Dreams
Track 2-15: recorded 1992-1993/℗ 1993 from: Greatest Hits Volume III original version from: River Of Dreams
Tracks 2-17 & 2-18: recorded 2001/℗ 2001 from: Fantasies & Delusions

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 9 399700 104639
  • Barcode (Scanned): 9399700104639
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): Sony DADC Australia A0000049172X0102 02
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): Sony DADC Australia A0000049172X0202 02
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 1 & 2): IFPI L681
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1 & 2): IFPI 6546

Other Versions (5 of 10) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
C2K 86005 Billy Joel The Essential Billy Joel(2xCD, Comp) Columbia C2K 86005 US 2001 Sell This Version
none Billy Joel The Essential Billy Joel(36xFile, FLAC, Comp, RM, 24b) Columbia none 2013
5097462000 Billy Joel The Essential Billy Joel(2xCD, Comp, RM) Columbia 5097462000 Australia 2001 Sell This Version
C2T 86005 Billy Joel The Essential Billy Joel(2xCass, Comp) Columbia C2T 86005 India 2001 Sell This Version
88697291142 Billy Joel The Essential Billy Joel(3xCD, Comp, Ltd) Columbia, Legacy 88697291142 Europe 2008 Sell This Version

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