The Specials ‎– The Singles Collection

Label:
Chrysalis ‎– F2 21823
Format:
CD, Compilation, Club Edition, Remastered
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Style:
Ska

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1 The Special AKA Gangsters
Producer – The Special AKAWritten-By – Dammers*, Specials*
2:48
2 The Specials Featuring Rico* Rudi, A Message To You
Written-By – Thompson*
2:53
3 The Specials Featuring Rico* Nite Club
Producer – Elvis CostelloWritten-By – Dammers*, Specials*
3:12
4 The Special AKA Too Much Too Young (Live)
Producer – Dave Jordan, Jerry DammersWritten-By – Dammers*, L. Chalmers*
2:06
5 The Special AKA Guns Of Navarone (Live)
Producer – Dave Jordan, Jerry DammersWritten-By – Thompkin*, Webster*
2:20
6 The Specials Rat Race
Producer – Dave JordanWritten-By – Roddy Radiation
3:09
7 The Specials Rude Boys Outta Jail
Producer – Dave JordanWritten-By – Golding*, Staples*, Gentleman*
2:40
8 The Specials Maggie's Farm
Producer – Dave Jordan, Jerry DammersWritten-By – B. Dylan*
3:31
9 The Specials Featuring Rico* Do Nothing
Arranged By – Jerry DammersProducer – Dave JordanWritten-By – Golding*
3:52
10 The Specials Stereotype
Producer – Dave Jordan, Jerry DammersWritten-By – Dammers*
3:50
11 The Specials Featuring Rico* Ghost Town (12" Vers.)
Producer – John CollinsWritten-By – Dammers*
5:59
12 The Specials Why?
Producer – John CollinsWritten-By – Golding*
3:54
13 The Specials Friday Night, Saturday Morning
Producer – John CollinsWritten-By – Hall*
3:34
14 The Special AKA Racist Friend
Producer – Dick Cuthell, Jerry DammersWritten-By – Cuthell*, Dammers*, Bradbury*
3:48
15 The Special AKA Free Nelson Mandela (Ext. Vers.)
Producer – Elvis CostelloWritten-By – J. Dammers*, R. Dakar*
4:34

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Notes

BMG Direct club edition.

BMG catalog number D 108028 appears on the spine, back cover and CD face. Chrysalis catalog number F2 21823 appears on the disc face and insert booklet. No barcode.

All songs published by Plangent Visions Music Inc. (ASCAP) except: "Rudi, A Message To You" published by Carbert Music/Gemrod Music (BMI)/RB Music Ltd. (PRS); "Guns Of Navarrone" published by Shapiro Bernstein & Co. -- Film Division (ASCAP); "Maggie's Farm" published by Warner Bros. Inc. (ASCAP); "Racist Friend" published by Plangent Visions Music Inc. (ASCAP)/Q Music.

Digitally mastered from the original master tapes by John MacGowan at the Sound Cellar, London. Tracks 4, 5, 6 & 9 digitally remastered by Odea Murphy at Capitol Recording Studios, Hollywood.

Printed/Made in U.S.A.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Other (SPARS Code): AAD
  • Matrix / Runout: 21823 1-1-9
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L043
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 163E

Other Versions (5 of 20) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CHR TT 5010, 3218231 The Specials Singles(LP, Comp) Two-Tone Records, Two-Tone Records CHR TT 5010, 3218231 UK 1991 Sell This Version
TOCP-8786 The Specials Singles(CD, Comp) Toshiba EMI Ltd TOCP-8786 Japan 1996 Sell This Version
F4 21823 The Specials The Singles Collection(Cass, Comp) Chrysalis F4 21823 US 1991 Sell This Version
CCD 5010, CDP 3218232 The Specials Singles(CD, Comp, RE) Two-Tone Records, Two-Tone Records CCD 5010, CDP 3218232 UK Unknown Sell This Version
CCD 5010, CDP 3218232 The Specials Singles(CD, Comp) Two-Tone Records, Two-Tone Records CCD 5010, CDP 3218232 UK 1991 Sell This Version

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