Various ‎– Black Joy - Excerpts From The Film Soundtrack

Ronco ‎– BLACK JOY
Vinyl, 7", 45 RPM, Promo



On labels: For Cinema Promotion Only Not For Sale

Side A contains excerpts of tracks from the film soundtrack (all artists uncredited), joined together by, then BBC Radio 1 DJ, Tommy Vance (Uncredited).
All the clips of tracks feature on the album Various - Black Joy: 22 Hits From Original Soundtrack Of The Film.
Tommy Vance: "22 original hits from the film 'Black Joy', available now from your local record store, on Ronco, only 3.49 [£3.49p - 1977]..."

Clips (in order) featured on Side A are:
Black Joy - Jimmy Helms
Tears On My Pillow - Johnny Nash
Don't Leave Me This Way - Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes
Lightning Strikes Again - The Real Thing
Midnight Train To Georgia - Gladys Knight & The Pips
Saturday Night At The Movies - The Drifters
Girls - Moments & Whatnauts
The Rubber Band Man - Detroit Spinners
Black Joy - The Cimerons

Labels list speed as 33⅓ r.p.m. but plays at 45 r.p.m.
Catalogue 'number' is etched in the run-outs: 'BLACK JOY'.

No year listed on labels. Issued to promote the film 'Black Joy' in U.K. cinemas, released in 1977.
No track time on Side B - Side B time taken from stopwatch.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Etched Run-out): BLACK JOY A1 EG. MB π
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Etched Run-out): BLACK JOY B1