Various ‎– Elektra The First 50 Years

Elektra Entertainment ‎– PRCD-1533-2
5 × CD, Compilation, Promo, Sampler
Box Set


1-01 Jean Ritchie Hush Little Baby
1-02 Theodore Bikel & Geula Gill Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen
1-03 Josh White One Meatball
1-04 Bob Gibson Yes I See
1-05 Kathy & Carol The Blacksmith
1-06 Judy Henske High Flyin' Bird
1-07 Phil Ochs I Ain't Marchin Anymore
1-08 Koerner, Ray & Glover Titanic
1-09 Tom Paxton I Can't Help But Wonder Where I'm Bound
1-10 Tom Rush Circle Game
1-11 Tim Buckley Morning Glory
1-12 Fred Neil Little Bit Of Rain
1-13 Judy Collins Both Sides Now
1-14 The New Seekers I'd Like To Teach The World To Sing
1-15 David Ackles The Road To Cairo
1-16 Bread Baby I'm-A Want You
1-17 Harry Chapin Cat's In The Cradle
1-18 Warren Zevon Werewolves Of London
2-01 The Doors Light My Fire
2-02 MC5 Kick Out The Jams
2-03 Love 7 And 7 Is
2-04 The Stooges 1969
2-05 Television See No Evil
2-06 X (5) Hungry Wolf
2-07 David Lindley Mercury Blues
2-08 Orleans Still The One
2-09 Andrew Gold Lonely Boy
2-10 Joe Walsh Life's Been Good
2-11 Carly Simon You're So Vain
2-12 Joni Mitchell Help Me
2-13 Linda Ronstadt Blue Bayou
2-14 Jackson Browne The Pretender
2-15 The Eagles* Hotel California
2-16 Emmylou Harris Wrecking Ball
2-17 Emmylou Harris, Linda Ronstadt, Dolly Parton High Sierra
3-01 Queen Another One Bites The Dust
3-02 The Cars Good Times Roll
3-03 Howard Jones No One Is To Blame
3-04 Simply Red Holding Back The Years
3-05 The Beach Boys Kokomo
3-06 Georgia Satellites* Keep Your Hands To Yourself
3-07 EBN/OZN* AEIOU Sometimes Y
3-08 Deee-Lite Groove Is In The Heart
3-09 The Cure Love Song
3-10 Moby Feeling So Real
3-11 The Housemartins Happy Hour
3-12 The Sugarcubes Birthday
3-13 10,000 Maniacs These Are Days
3-14 Better Than Ezra Good
3-15 The Rembrandts I'll Be There For You
3-16 Billy Bragg A New England
3-17 Freedy Johnston Bad Reputation
3-18 The Breeders Cannonball
4-01 Ruben Blades Buscando America
4-02 Tito Puente Ran Kan Kan
4-03 Snow (2) Informer
4-04 Shinehead Jamaican In New York
4-05 Patrice Rushen Forget Me Nots
4-06 Starpoint Object Of My Desire
4-07 En Vogue Don't Let Go Love
4-08 Teddy Pendergrass Joy
4-09 Peabo Bryson If Ever You're In My Arms Again
4-10 Grover Washington Jr.* Just The Two Of Us
4-11 LSG My Body
4-12 Pete Rock & C. L. Smooth* They Reminisce Over You
4-13 Ol' Dirty Bastard Brooklyn Zoo
4-14 Brand Nubian All For One
4-15 Leaders Of The New School Case Of The P.T.A.
5-01 Metallica One
5-02 Pantera Revolution Is My Name
5-03 AC/DC Stiff Upper Lip
5-04 Staind Just Go
5-05 Phish Heavy Things
5-06 Third Eye Blind Jumper
5-07 Bjork* Bachelorette
5-08 Natalie Merchant Carnival
5-09 Tracy Chapman Fast Car
5-10 Natalie Cole Unforgettable
5-11 Vitamin C (2) Graduation (Friends Forever)
5-12 Tamia Stranger In My House
5-13 Missy Elliot* The Rain (Supa Dupa Fly)
5-14 Nicole* Make It Hot
5-15 Busta Rhymes Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Could See
5-16 Gerald Levert Thinkin' Bout You
5-17 Keith Sweat Twisted
5-18 Silk (4) Freak Me
5-19 Yolanda Adams Open My Heart

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5-CD promo-only 50th anniversary box set issued in 2000 to staff and customers. It features tracks from 50 years of Elektra releases: Folk, Rock R&B, Rap and Pop.

The box set was made by WEA Manufacturing, and has a magnetic closure flap, with 5 discs inside and a track-list card.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): [wea mfg. OLYPHANT logo] Y13459 2 PR 1533-2.1 03 M0S1
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): [wea mfg. OLYPHANT logo] Y13466 2 PR 1533-2.2 02 M0S1
  • Matrix / Runout (CD3): [wea mfg. OLYPHANT logo] Y13469 2 PR 1533-2.3 04 M0S1
  • Matrix / Runout (CD4): [wea mfg. OLYPHANT logo] Y13435 2 PR 1533-2.4 02 M0S1
  • Matrix / Runout (CD5): [wea mfg. OLYPHANT logo] X13422 2 PR 1533-2.5 03 M0S1
  • Mastering SID Code (CD1-CD4): ifpi L903
  • Mould SID Code (CD1-CD5): IFPI 2U2Y