Kraftwerk ‎– The Model / Computer Love

EMI ‎– EMI 5207
Vinyl, 7", 45 RPM, Single, Push-Out Centre

Tracklist Hide Credits

A Computer Love 3:45
B The Model
Producer – Florian Schneider, Ralph Hutter*

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Released in a red/yellow sleeve with "The Model" on front. The track-listing stated on back of sleeve is "The Model c/w Computer Love". However, the vinyl and center labels are identical to release Computer Love (which has a Yellow/Green sleeve designating 'Computer Love' as the A side).
So, the vinyl is cut as:
A-side="Computer Love"
B-side="The Model"

Duration only appears on the 'A' side, below Cat # on RH side of label.

A-side: ℗ 1981 Original sound recording made by Golden Cloud Ltd. Published by Kling Klang Musik.
B-side: ℗ 1978 Original sound recording made by Capitol Records Inc. Published by EMI Music Publg. Ltd.

Manufactured in the UK by EMI Records Limited

Originally released July 1981 (charted w-e 11/7/81), re-entered December 1981. It is from this re-entry, that this record hit #1 in January-February 1982. It is designated a double A-Side by Guiness Hit Singles. This sleeve states "The Model", the records and Music Master Official Singles Catalogue state "Computer Love" as the single A-sides.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A run-out, stamped): EMI 5207 A-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B run-out, stamped): EMI 5207 B-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A run-out, hand-etched): NICKZ
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): EMI 5207A 45
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): EMI 5207B 45

Other Versions (5 of 33) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
12 EMI 5207 Kraftwerk Computer Love / The Model(12", Single) EMI 12 EMI 5207 UK 1981 Sell This Version
G45 16 Kraftwerk Computer Love / The Model(7", Single, RE, Bla) EMI G45 16 UK 1984 Sell This Version
12 EMI 5207 Kraftwerk The Model(12", Single, RE) EMI 12 EMI 5207 UK 1981 Sell This Version
10 C 006-064.509 Kraftwerk Amor De Computadora(2x7", S/Sided, TP) EMI 10 C 006-064.509 Spain 1981 Sell This Version
EMI 5207 Kraftwerk The Model(7") EMI EMI 5207 Ireland 1981 Sell This Version