Ronco

Ronco

Profile:
1970s telemarketing label created by Ron Popeil (mastermind behind sold-on-TV products like the Pocket Fisherman and Mr. Microphone) in 1973 that sold budget-priced compilation LPs. Established an UK branch soon after which occasionally issued movie soundtracks and classical compilations.

US parent: Ronco Teleproducts, Inc.
UK branch: Ronco Teleproducts (U.K.) Ltd.
Canadian branch: Ronco Teleproducts (Canada) Ltd.

Closed in 1984 when parent company Ronco Teleproducts, Inc. filed for bankruptcy and was subsequently liquidated by creditors.
Parent Label:
Contact Info:
For the US:
Ronco Teleproducts, Inc. (USA)
Elk Grove Village
IL. 60007
USA

For the UK:
Ronco Teleproducts (U.K.) Ltd.
111 Mortlake Road
Kew
Richmond
Surrey
UK
(addresses are long inactive)

Ronco,
299, Oxford Street,
London,
W1A 4YQ
01 -499 1925
Sites:
[l15604]

Label


Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year 
LP 1001 Do It Now: 20 Giant Hits  album cover Various Do It Now: 20 Giant Hits (Comp) LP 1001 US 1970 Sell This Version
8RM-6466 Electric Warrior  album cover T. Rex Electric Warrior(8-Trk, Album) Ronco 8RM-6466 Canada 1971 Sell This Version
PP 2001 20 Star Tracks Vol. 1  album cover Various 20 Star Tracks Vol. 1(LP, Album, Comp, Mono) Ronco, Ronco PP 2001 UK 1972 Sell This Version
Y8PP 2001 20 Star Tracks Vol. 1  album cover Various 20 Star Tracks Vol. 1(8-Trk, Comp) Ronco Y8PP 2001 UK 1972 Sell This Version
ZCPP 2001 Various 20 Star Tracks Vol. 1(Cass, Comp) Ronco, Ronco ZCPP 2001 UK 1972 Sell This Version
4C/MR2002/3 That'll Be The Day  album cover Various That'll Be The Day(8-Trk, Comp) Ronco 4C/MR2002/3 UK 1973 Sell This Version
18-SP-0164 Good Vibrations  album cover Various Good Vibrations(8-Trk, Comp) Ronco 18-SP-0164 Canada 1973 Sell This Version
CSPS 661 Good Vibrations  album cover Various Good Vibrations(LP, Comp) Ronco CSPS 661 Canada 1973 Sell This Version
CSPS 727 A Christmas Present  album cover Various A Christmas Present(LP, Comp, Gat) Ronco, Ronco, Columbia Special Products CSPS 727 Canada 1973 Sell This Version
MR 2002 That'll Be The Day  album cover Various That'll Be The Day(LP, Comp, Mono) Ronco MR 2002 UK 1973 Sell This Version
MR 2002/3 That'll Be The Day  album cover Various That'll Be The Day (Comp) MR 2002/3 UK 1973 Sell This Version
MR EP001 Long Live Rock  album cover Various Long Live Rock(7", Maxi) Ronco MR EP001 UK 1973 Sell This Version
MSD 2005 Command Performance  album cover Various Command Performance(LP, Comp) Ronco MSD 2005 UK 1973 Sell This Version
MSD 2005 25 Golden Greats  album cover Various 25 Golden Greats(LP, Comp) Ronco MSD 2005 UK 1973 Sell This Version
P 11745 Ronco Presents Broadway Originals  album cover Various Ronco Presents Broadway Originals(LP, Comp) Ronco P 11745 US 1973 Sell This Version
P 11772 A Christmas Present  album cover Various A Christmas Present (Album, Comp) P 11772 US 1973 Sell This Version
P 11773 Good Vibrations  album cover Various Good Vibrations(LP, Comp) Ronco P 11773 US 1973 Sell This Version
rr 204 Good Vibrations  album cover Various Good Vibrations(LP, Comp) Ronco rr 204 UK 1973 Sell This Version
RR 2004 Good Vibrations  album cover Various Good Vibrations(LP, Album, Comp, Mono) Ronco RR 2004 UK 1973 Sell This Version
RR 2006 The Belstone Fox  album cover Laurie Johnson The Belstone Fox(LP, Album) Ronco RR 2006 UK 1973 Sell This Version
4C/BPR 2008 Black Explosion  album cover Various Black Explosion(Cass, Album, Comp) Ronco 4C/BPR 2008 UK 1974 Sell This Version
BPR 2008 Black Explosion  album cover Various Black Explosion(LP, Album, Comp) Ronco BPR 2008 UK 1974 Sell This Version
CSPS 812 A Christmas Gift  album cover Various A Christmas Gift (Album, Comp) CSPS 812 Canada 1974 Sell This Version
P 12101 Get It On!  album cover Various Get It On! (Album, Comp) P 12101 US 1974 Sell This Version
P-12417 Rock Power  album cover Various Rock Power(LP, Comp) Ronco, Ronco P-12417 US 1974 Sell This Version
P 12430 A Christmas Gift  album cover Various A Christmas Gift(LP, Comp) Ronco P 12430 US 1974 Sell This Version
QCS 1099 Rock Power  album cover Various Rock Power(LP, Comp) Ronco QCS 1099 Canada 1974 Sell This Version
RG 2009/10 Stardust - 44 Original Hits From The Sound Track Of The Film  album cover Various Stardust - 44 Original Hits From The Sound Track Of The Film (Comp) RG 2009/10 UK 1974 Sell This Version
RG 2009/2010 Stardust - 44 Original Hits From The Sound Track Of The Film  album cover Various Stardust - 44 Original Hits From The Sound Track Of The Film (Comp) RG 2009/2010 Netherlands 1974 Sell This Version
RR 2007 Journey Through The 60's  album cover Various Journey Through The 60's (Comp) RR 2007 UK 1974 Sell This Version
4C/CDR2011 Various Dance, Sing Or Anything(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/CDR2011 UK 1975 Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2012 20 Blazing Bullets  album cover Various 20 Blazing Bullets(Cass) Ronco 4C/RTL 2012 UK 1975 Sell This Version
8T/RTL 2012 Various 20 Blazing Bullets(8-Trk, Comp) Ronco 8T/RTL 2012 UK 1975 Sell This Version
8T/RTL 2014 Star Trackin' '76  album cover Various Star Trackin' '76(8-Trk, Comp) Ronco 8T/RTL 2014 UK 1975 Sell This Version
CDR2011 Dance, Sing Or Anything  album cover Various Dance, Sing Or Anything(LP, Comp, Mono) Ronco CDR2011 UK 1975 Sell This Version
none They're Off!  album cover No Artist They're Off!(2xLP, Mul + Box) Ronco none UK 1975 Sell This Version
P-12629 Don Kirshner presents Fun Rock  album cover Various Don Kirshner presents Fun Rock(LP, Comp) Ronco P-12629 US 1975 Sell This Version
R8T 1975 In Concert  album cover Various In Concert(8-Trk, Comp) Ronco R8T 1975 US 1975 Sell This Version
R-1976-1 Sound Explosion  album cover Various Sound Explosion(LP, Comp) Ronco R-1976-1 US 1975 Sell This Version
R1976-1C Far Out  album cover Various Far Out(LP, Comp) Ronco, Ronco R1976-1C Canada 1975 Sell This Version
R 1975-915 Far Out  album cover Various Far Out (Comp) R 1975-915 US 1975 Sell This Version
RTD 2013 The Greatest Hits Of Walt Disney  album cover Various The Greatest Hits Of Walt Disney(LP, Comp, Gat) Ronco RTD 2013 UK 1975 Sell This Version
RTL 2012 20 Blazing Bullets  album cover Various 20 Blazing Bullets(LP, Comp) Ronco RTL 2012 UK 1975 Sell This Version
RTL 2014 20 Original Smash Hits (By The Original Stars)  album cover Various 20 Original Smash Hits (By The Original Stars) (Comp) RTL 2014 Netherlands 1975 Sell This Version
RTL 2015 44 Golden Hits Of The 60's And 70's   album cover Various 44 Golden Hits Of The 60's And 70's (2xLP, Comp + Box) Ronco, Stallion Records (3) RTL 2015 UK 1975 Sell This Version
S 12977 Ronco Presents Rock Classics  album cover Various Ronco Presents Rock Classics(LP, Comp, P/Unofficial) Ronco S 12977 US 1975 Sell This Version
4C/RTD 2018 FortyMania   album cover Various FortyMania (Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/RTD 2018 UK 1976 Sell This Version
4C/RTL 2014 StarTrackin' 76  album cover Various StarTrackin' 76(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/RTL 2014 UK 1976 Sell This Version
8T-19762-C Various Star Trackin' '76(8-Trk, Comp) Ronco 8T-19762-C Canada 1976 Sell This Version
CSPS 1068 The Greatest Hits Of Walt Disney  album cover Various The Greatest Hits Of Walt Disney(LP) Ronco CSPS 1068 Canada 1976 Sell This Version
none They're At The Post  album cover Unknown Artist They're At The Post(12", S/Edition) Ronco none US 1976 Sell This Version
R8T-1976 Sound Explosion  album cover Various Sound Explosion(8-Trk, Album, Comp) Ronco R8T-1976 US 1976 Sell This Version
R-1976 Sound Explosion  album cover Various Sound Explosion(LP, Comp) Ronco R-1976 US 1976 Sell This Version
R 1976-2 Star Trackin' '76  album cover Various Star Trackin' '76 (Comp) R 1976-2 US 1976 Sell This Version
R-2080 Hit After Hit  album cover Various Hit After Hit (Comp) R-2080 US 1976 Sell This Version
R2084 Hit After Hit  album cover Various Hit After Hit(8-Trk, Comp) Ronco, Ronco R2084 US 1976 Sell This Version
R-2090 The Music Of America 1776-1976  album cover The Richmond Strings With The Mike Sammes Singers* The Richmond Strings With The Mike Sammes Singers* - The Music Of America 1776-1976(LP, Album) Ronco R-2090 US 1976 Sell This Version
R-2100 The Greatest Hits Of Walt Disney  album cover Various The Greatest Hits Of Walt Disney (Album) R-2100 US 1976 Sell This Version
R-2110 Motown Superstars  album cover Various Motown Superstars(LP, Comp) Ronco R-2110 US 1976 Sell This Version
R-2111 Motown Superstars  album cover Various Motown Superstars(LP, Comp) Ronco R-2111 Canada 1976 Sell This Version
R 2120 I Love Music  album cover Various I Love Music (Comp) R 2120 US 1976 Sell This Version
R 1976-2C Star Trackin' 76  album cover Various Star Trackin' 76(LP, Comp) Ronco R 1976-2C Canada 1976 Sell This Version
RT 1976-2 Star Trackin' '76  album cover Various Star Trackin' '76 (Comp) RT 1976-2 US 1976 Sell This Version
RTD 2016 The Music Of America 1776-1976  album cover The Richmond Strings With The Mike Sammes Singers* The Richmond Strings With The Mike Sammes Singers* - The Music Of America 1776-1976 RTD 2016 UK 1976 Sell This Version
RTD 2018 FortyMania   album cover Various FortyMania (Comp) RTD 2018 UK 1976 Sell This Version
RTD-4 2020 Classical Gold  album cover The London Philharmonic Orchestra Classical Gold(4xLP, Comp, Ltd + Box) Ronco RTD-4 2020 UK 1976 Sell This Version
RTDX 2019 100 Golden Greats  album cover Max Bygraves 100 Golden Greats (Comp) RTDX 2019 UK 1976 Sell This Version
RTL 2015 Fun Rock - 24 Cheery Chartbusters  album cover Various Fun Rock - 24 Cheery Chartbusters (Comp) RTL 2015 UK 1976 Sell This Version
RTL 2017 The Greatest Hits Of Lonnie Donegan  album cover Lonnie Donegan The Greatest Hits Of Lonnie Donegan(LP, Comp) Ronco RTL 2017 UK 1976 Sell This Version
BLACK JOY Black Joy - Excerpts From The Film Soundtrack  album cover Various Black Joy - Excerpts From The Film Soundtrack(7", Promo) Ronco BLACK JOY UK 1977 Sell This Version
R 2091 The Everly Brothers  album cover Everly Brothers The Everly Brothers(LP, Comp) Ronco R 2091 Canada 1977 Sell This Version
R-2130 Hit Explosion  album cover Various Hit Explosion (Comp) R-2130 US 1977 Sell This Version
R 2141 Love Rock  album cover Various Love Rock (Comp) R 2141 Canada 1977 Sell This Version
R-2150 Funky Favorites  album cover Various Funky Favorites (Comp) R-2150 US 1977 Sell This Version
R-2150 Funky Favorites  album cover Various Funky Favorites(LP, Comp, Lig) Ronco R-2150 US 1977 Sell This Version
R-2150 Funky Favorites  album cover Various Funky Favorites(LP, Comp, Blu) Ronco R-2150 US 1977 Sell This Version
R-2160 Solid Gold  album cover Various Solid Gold (Comp) R-2160 US 1977 Sell This Version
RT-2134 Hit Explosion  album cover Various Hit Explosion(8-Trk, Album) Ronco RT-2134 US 1977 Sell This Version
RTD/4 2026 The Encyclopaedia Of Children's Stories & Nursery Rhymes  album cover Various The Encyclopaedia Of Children's Stories & Nursery Rhymes(4xLP, Comp) Ronco RTD/4 2026 UK 1977 Sell This Version
RTDX 2024 100 Golden Greats  album cover Frankie Vaughan 100 Golden Greats(2xLP, Comp) Ronco RTDX 2024 UK 1977 Sell This Version
RTL 2022 24 Piano Greats  album cover Russ Conway 24 Piano Greats(LP, Comp) Ronco RTL 2022 UK 1977 Sell This Version
RTL 2023 The Super Groups - 20 Explosive Hits!  album cover Various The Super Groups - 20 Explosive Hits!(LP, Comp) Ronco RTL 2023 UK 1977 Sell This Version
RTL 2025 Black Joy:  22 Hits From Original Soundtrack Of The Film  album cover Various Black Joy: 22 Hits From Original Soundtrack Of The Film(LP, Comp) Ronco RTL 2025 UK 1977 Sell This Version
TVLP 77027 100 Golden Greats  album cover Max Bygraves 100 Golden Greats(2xLP, Comp) Ronco TVLP 77027 Canada 1977 Sell This Version
4C/RPL 2031 20 Golden Greats  album cover The Kinks 20 Golden Greats(Cass, Album, Comp) Ronco 4C/RPL 2031 UK 1978 Sell This Version
4C/RTD 2029 The Stud  album cover Various The Stud(Cass, Comp) Ronco 4C/RTD 2029 UK 1978 Sell This Version
8X2L 8114 Super Hits  album cover The Beach Boys Super Hits(8-Trk, Comp) Ronco 8X2L 8114 US 1978 Sell This Version
C/RTD-4 2032 Classical Gold II  album cover The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Classical Gold II(4xCass + Box) Ronco C/RTD-4 2032 UK 1978 Sell This Version
CSPS 1267 Ronco Presents Disco Gold  album cover Various Ronco Presents Disco Gold(LP, Comp) Ronco CSPS 1267 Canada 1978 Sell This Version
R2151 Funky Favorites  album cover Various Funky Favorites(LP, Comp) Ronco, Ronco R2151 Canada 1978 Sell This Version
R 2170 Superstars  album cover Various Superstars (Comp) R 2170 US 1978 Sell This Version
R 2170 Million Sellers  album cover Various Million Sellers(3xLP, Comp + Box) Ronco R 2170 US 1978 Sell This Version
R-2180 Ronco Presents Disco Fever  album cover Various Ronco Presents Disco Fever (Comp) R-2180 US 1978 Sell This Version
R2180 Various Disco Fever(LP, Comp) Ronco R2180 US 1978 Sell This Version
R 2181 Ronco Presents Disco Gold  album cover Various Ronco Presents Disco Gold(LP, Comp) Ronco, Ronco R 2181 Canada 1978 Sell This Version
R-2190 Greatest Hits  album cover The Stylistics Greatest Hits(LP, Comp) Ronco R-2190 US 1978 Sell This Version
R 2210 Funny Bone Favorites  album cover Various Funny Bone Favorites(LP, Comp) Ronco R 2210 US 1978 Sell This Version
R 2211 18 Funny Tunes  album cover Various 18 Funny Tunes(LP, Comp) Ronco R 2211 US 1978 Sell This Version
R-2216 Funny Bone Favorites  album cover Various Funny Bone Favorites(8-Trk, Comp) Ronco R-2216 US 1978 Sell This Version
R-2220 Shining Stars  album cover Various Shining Stars(LP, Comp) Ronco R-2220 US 1978 Sell This Version