Chronicles

Chronicles

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Series inaugurated by PolyGram in 1992 to release anthologies and expanded reissues for repertoire of labels of the PolyGram family. The series eventually became a label set up by PolyGram in 1996 to handle reissues for repertoire of labels not part of the PolyGram family. In 1999 it became part of the Universal Music Group and was eventually placed under control of the Universal Music Enterprises (UMe) division.
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Status Catalog Number  Image Artist Title (Format) Label Catalog Number  Country Year Actions
064 021-2 Marvin Gaye - Let's Get It On Marvin Gaye Let's Get It On(CD, Album, RE) Tamla, Motown, Chronicles 064 021-2 Argentina 2005 Sell This Version
065 538-2 Rainbow - Catch The Rainbow: The Anthology Rainbow Catch The Rainbow: The Anthology(2xCD, Comp) Polydor, Universal Music Group 065 538-2 Mexico 2003 Sell This Version
067 054-2 Diana Ross - To Love Again Diana Ross To Love Again(CD, Comp, RE, RM, S/Edition) Motown, Chronicles 067 054-2 Australia 2003 Sell This Version
113 043-2 Various - Pulp Fiction: Music From The Motion Picture (Collector's Edition) Various Pulp Fiction: Music From The Motion Picture (Collector's Edition) (Comp) 113 043-2 Europe 2002 Sell This Version
113 100-2 Peggy Lee - Love Songs Peggy Lee Love Songs(CD, Comp) MCA Records, Decca, Chronicles 113 100-2 Australasia 2003 Sell This Version
170 533-5 Asia (2) - The Definitive Collection Asia (2) The Definitive Collection(CD, Comp) Geffen Records, Chronicles, Universal Music Group International 170 533-5 Indonesia 2006 Sell This Version
224187 Berlin - The Best Of Berlin Berlin The Best Of Berlin(CD, Comp) Geffen Records, Chronicles, UMe 224187 US 2006 Sell This Version
493 410-2 Sonic Youth - Dirty Sonic Youth Dirty(CD, Album, RE + CD, Comp + Dlx, RE, RM) Geffen Records 493 410-2 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
493 557-2 Aaron Neville - Love Songs Aaron Neville Love Songs (Comp) 493 557-2 Thailand 2003 Sell This Version
493 557-4 Aaron Neville - Love Songs Aaron Neville Love Songs(Cass, Comp) A&M Records, Chronicles 493 557-4 Thailand 2003 Sell This Version
493 613-2 Joan Armatrading - Love And Affection: Joan Armatrading Classics (1975-1983) Joan Armatrading Love And Affection: Joan Armatrading Classics (1975-1983)(2xCD, Comp) A&M Records, Chronicles 493 613-2 Australasia 2003 Sell This Version
493 670-2 Suzanne Vega - Retrospective: The Best Of Suzanne Vega Suzanne Vega Retrospective: The Best Of Suzanne Vega(CD, Comp) A&M Records, Chronicles 493 670-2 Mexico 2003 Sell This Version
510 275-2 Con Funk Shun - The Best Of Con Funk Shun Con Funk Shun The Best Of Con Funk Shun(CD, Comp) Mercury, Chronicles 510 275-2 Europe 1993 Sell This Version
510 310-2 Buddy Miles - The Best Of Buddy Miles The Best Of(CD, Comp, RM) Mercury, Chronicles 510 310-2 Europe 1997 Sell This Version
512 805-2 Rod Stewart - The Mercury Anthology Rod Stewart The Mercury Anthology(2xCD, Comp) Mercury, Chronicles 512 805-2 Europe 1993 Sell This Version
514 305-2 Elton John - Rare Masters Elton John Rare Masters (Comp) 514 305-2 Europe 1992 Sell This Version
514 417-2 Parliament - Tear The Roof Off • 1974-1980 Parliament Tear The Roof Off • 1974-1980(2xCD, Comp, RM) Casablanca, Chronicles 514 417-2 Benelux 1993 Sell This Version
514 821-2 Various - Funky Stuff: The Best Of Funk Essentials Various Funky Stuff: The Best Of Funk Essentials(CD, Comp) Mercury, Chronicles 514 821-2 Europe 1993 Sell This Version
514 822-2 Kool & The Gang - The Best Of Kool And The Gang (1969 - 1976) Kool & The Gang The Best Of Kool And The Gang (1969 - 1976) (Comp) 514 822-2 Europe 1993 Sell This Version
514 902-2 Bachman-Turner Overdrive - The Anthology Bachman-Turner Overdrive The Anthology (Comp) 514 902-2 France 1993 Sell This Version
514 929-2 Cameo - The Best Of Cameo Cameo The Best Of Cameo (Comp) 514 929-2 Europe 1993 Sell This Version
517 086-2 Roy Buchanan - Sweet Dreams : The Anthology Roy Buchanan Sweet Dreams: The Anthology (Comp) 517 086-2 Europe 1992 Sell This Version
517 294-2 The Allman Brothers Band - The Fillmore Concerts The Allman Brothers Band The Fillmore Concerts (Comp) 517 294-2 Europe 1993 Sell This Version
517 296-2 The Allman Brothers Band - The Fillmore Concerts The Allman Brothers Band The Fillmore Concerts(2xCD, Comp) Polydor, Chronicles 517 296-2 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
518 144-2 Donna Summer - The Donna Summer Anthology Donna Summer The Donna Summer Anthology (Comp) 518 144-2 Europe 1993 Sell This Version
518 144-4 Donna Summer - The Donna Summer Anthology Donna Summer The Donna Summer Anthology(2xCass, Comp) Casablanca, Chronicles 518 144-4 Russia Unknown Sell This Version
521 583-2 Tim Hardin - Hang On To A Dream: The Verve Recordings Tim Hardin Hang On To A Dream: The Verve Recordings (Comp) 521 583-2 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
521 682-2 Derek And The Dominos* - Live At The Fillmore Derek And The Dominos* Live At The Fillmore (Album, Comp) 521 682-2 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
522 129-2 New York Dolls - Rock 'N Roll New York Dolls Rock 'N Roll (Comp) 522 129-2 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
522 455-2 Parlet - The Best Of Parlet Parlet The Best Of Parlet (Comp) 522 455-2 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
522 456-2 Kurtis Blow - The Best Of Kurtis Blow Kurtis Blow The Best Of Kurtis Blow (Comp) 522 456-2 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
522 457-2 Gap Band* - The Best Of Gap Band Gap Band* The Best Of Gap Band (Comp) 522 457-2 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
522 458-2 Kool & The Gang - Celebration: The Best Of Kool & The Gang (1979-1987) Kool & The Gang Celebration: The Best Of Kool & The Gang (1979-1987) (Comp) 522 458-2 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
522 459-2 Barry White - All-Time Greatest Hits Barry White All-Time Greatest Hits (Comp) 522 459-2 UK 1994 Sell This Version
522459-4 Barry White - Anthology Barry White Anthology(Cass, Comp) Mercury, Chronicles 522459-4 Netherlands 1994 Sell This Version
522 648-2 Various - Funk Funk: The Best Of Funk Essentials 2 Various Funk Funk: The Best Of Funk Essentials 2(CD, Comp) Mercury, Chronicles 522 648-2 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
524 190-2 Burning Spear - Chant Down Babylon The Island Anthology Burning Spear Chant Down Babylon The Island Anthology (Comp) 524 190-2 US 1996 Sell This Version
524 219-2 Toots And The Maytals* - Time Tough The Anthology Toots And The Maytals* Time Tough The Anthology(2xCD, Album, Comp, RM) Island Jamaica 524 219-2 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
524 235-2 John Cale - The Island Years John Cale The Island Years (Comp) 524 235-2 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
524 320-2 Aswad - Roots Rocking (The Island Anthology) Aswad Roots Rocking (The Island Anthology) (Comp) 524 320-2 Europe 1997 Sell This Version
524 323-2 Steel Pulse - Sound System: The Island Anthology Steel Pulse Sound System: The Island Anthology (Comp) 524 323-2 1997 Sell This Version
524 501-2 Grace Jones - Private Life: The Compass Point Sessions Grace Jones Private Life: The Compass Point Sessions (Comp) 524 501-2 Japan 1998 Sell This Version
524 575-2 Linton Kwesi Johnson - Independant Intavenshan (The Island Anthology) Linton Kwesi Johnson Independant Intavenshan (The Island Anthology) (Comp) 524 575-2 Europe 1998 Sell This Version
524 579-2 Marianne Faithfull - A Perfect Stranger (The Island Anthology) Marianne Faithfull A Perfect Stranger (The Island Anthology) (Comp) 524 579-2 Europe 1998 Sell This Version
525 797-2 Various - Move To Groove: The Best Of 1970s Jazz-Funk Various Move To Groove: The Best Of 1970s Jazz-Funk (Comp) 525 797-2 UK & Europe 1995 Sell This Version
526 720-2 Stephanie Mills - The Best Of Stephanie Mills Stephanie Mills The Best Of Stephanie Mills(CD, Comp) Mercury 526 720-2 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
526 945-2 Love Unlimited Orchestra - The Best Of Barry White's Love Unlimited Orchestra Love Unlimited Orchestra The Best Of Barry White's Love Unlimited Orchestra(CD, Comp, RM) Mercury, Chronicles 526 945-2 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
526 995-2 Parliament - The Best Of Parliament: Give Up The Funk Parliament The Best Of Parliament: Give Up The Funk (Comp) 526 995-2 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
527 054-2 Roy Ayers - Evolution: The Polydor Anthology Roy Ayers Evolution: The Polydor Anthology(2xCD, Comp) Chronicles, Polydor 527 054-2 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
527 094-2 The J.B.'s - Funky Good Time: The Anthology The J.B.'s Funky Good Time: The Anthology(2xCD, Comp, RM) Polydor 527 094-2 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
527 448-2 Tim Hardin - Live In Concert Tim Hardin Live In Concert(CD, Album, RE) Polydor 527 448-2 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
527 887-2 The Velvet Underground - Peel Slowly And See The Velvet Underground Peel Slowly And See (Comp) 527 887-2 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
527 987-2 Bobby Byrd - Bobby Byrd Got Soul (The Best Of Bobby Byrd) Bobby Byrd Bobby Byrd Got Soul (The Best Of Bobby Byrd)(CD, Comp) Polydor, Chronicles 527 987-2 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
528 092-2 The Dells - Passionate Breezes: The Best Of 1975-1991 The Dells Passionate Breezes: The Best Of 1975-1991(CD, Comp) Mercury 528 092-2 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
528 102-2 Ohio Players - Funk On Fire (The Mercury Anthology) Ohio Players Funk On Fire (The Mercury Anthology)(2xCD, Comp, RM) Mercury 528 102-2 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
528171 Various - Growin' Up Too Fast: The Girl Group Anthology Various Growin' Up Too Fast: The Girl Group Anthology(2xCD, Comp) Mercury, Chronicles 528171 US 1996 Sell This Version
528 171-2 Various - Growin' Up Too Fast: The Girl Group Anthology Various Growin' Up Too Fast: The Girl Group Anthology(2xCD, Comp) Mercury, Chronicles 528 171-2 Germany 1996 Sell This Version
528 696-2 Patto (2) - Sense Of The Absurd Patto (2) Sense Of The Absurd(2xCD, Album, Comp) Vertigo 528 696-2 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
529 296-2 Billy Squier - Reach For The Sky: The Anthology Billy Squier Reach For The Sky: The Anthology(2xCD, Comp) Polydor, Chronicles 529 296-2 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
529 305-2 Eric Clapton - Crossroads 2 (Live In The Seventies) Eric Clapton Crossroads 2 (Live In The Seventies) (Comp) 529 305-2 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
529 487-2 Isaac Hayes - The Best Of The Polydor Years Isaac Hayes The Best Of The Polydor Years (Comp) 529 487-2 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
529 650-2 Peaches & Herb - The Best Of Peaches & Herb Peaches & Herb The Best Of Peaches & Herb(CD, Comp) Polydor, Chronicles 529 650-2 1996 Sell This Version
531 165-2 James Brown - Foundations Of Funk - A Brand New  Bag: 1964-1969 James Brown Foundations Of Funk - A Brand New Bag: 1964-1969 (Comp) 531 165-2 US 1996 Sell This Version
531 630-2 Hugh Masekela - The Lasting Impressions Of Ooga Booga Hugh Masekela The Lasting Impressions Of Ooga Booga(CD, Album, Comp) Verve Records, Chronicles 531 630-2 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
531 684-2 James Brown - Funk Power - 1970: A Brand New Thang James Brown Funk Power - 1970: A Brand New Thang (Comp) 531 684-2 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
531 734-2 Brian Auger's Oblivion Express - The Best Of Brian Auger's Oblivion Express Brian Auger's Oblivion Express The Best Of Brian Auger's Oblivion Express(2xCD, Comp) Polydor, Chronicles 531 734-2 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
533 052-2 James Brown - Make It Funky (The Big Payback: 1971-1975) James Brown Make It Funky (The Big Payback: 1971-1975) (Comp) 533 052-2 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
533 108-2 Return To Forever Featuring Chick Corea - Return To The 7th Galaxy: The Anthology Return To Forever Featuring Chick Corea Return To Forever Featuring Chick Corea - Return To The 7th Galaxy: The Anthology(2xCD, Comp, RM) Verve Records, Chronicles 533 108-2 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
534 100-2 Graham Parker - Vertigo Graham Parker Vertigo(2xCD, Comp) Vertigo 534 100-2 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
534 101-2 Gentle Giant - Edge Of Twilight Gentle Giant Edge Of Twilight(2xCD, Comp, Dlx, RE, RM) Vertigo 534 101-2 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
534 602-2 Spirit (8) - The Mercury Years Spirit (8) The Mercury Years(2xCD, Comp) Mercury 534 602-2 Europe 1997 Sell This Version
534 909-2 Rush - Retrospective I 1974-1980 Rush Retrospective I 1974-1980(CD, Comp, RE, RP) Anthem (5), Mercury, Universal Music 534 909-2 Brazil 2009 Sell This Version
534 910-2 Rush - Retrospective II 1981-1987 Rush Retrospective II 1981-1987 (Comp) 534 910-2 UK 1997 Sell This Version
535 888-2 James Brown - 40th Anniversary Collection James Brown 40th Anniversary Collection (Comp) 535 888-2 US 1996 Sell This Version
537 687-2 Rainbow - The Very Best Of Rainbow Rainbow The Very Best Of Rainbow (Comp) 537 687-2 Europe 1997 Sell This Version
537 687-4 Rainbow - The Very Best Of Rainbow Rainbow The Very Best Of Rainbow(Cass, Comp) Polydor, Chronicles 537 687-4 Turkey 1998 Sell This Version
537 709-2 Various - James Brown's Original Funky Divas Various James Brown's Original Funky Divas(2xCD, Comp) Polydor 537 709-2 Europe 1998 Sell This Version
537 724-2 Cozy Powell - The Best Of Cozy Powell Cozy Powell The Best Of Cozy Powell (Comp) 537 724-2 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
537 901-2 James Brown - Dead On The Heavy Funk: 1975-1983 James Brown Dead On The Heavy Funk: 1975-1983(2xCD, Comp) Polydor, Chronicles 537 901-2 Europe 1998 Sell This Version
539 000-2 Cream (2) - Those Were The Days Cream (2) Those Were The Days (Comp) 539 000-2 Europe 1997 Sell This Version
547 041-4 Gloria Gaynor - I Will Survive : The Anthology Gloria Gaynor I Will Survive : The Anthology(Cass, Comp) Polydor 547 041-4 Europe 1998 Sell This Version
552753-2 The Del Vikings* - The Best Of The Del Vikings: The Mercury Years The Del Vikings* The Best Of The Del Vikings: The Mercury Years(CD, Comp, RM) Spectrum Music (2) 552753-2 UK & Europe 1997 Sell This Version
553 255-2 Meco* - The Best Of Meco Meco* The Best Of Meco(CD, Comp) Casablanca, Chronicles 553 255-2 Europe 1997 Sell This Version
553 292-2 Various - 1997 Grammy Nominees Various 1997 Grammy Nominees (Comp) 553 292-2 Argentina 1997 Sell This Version
553 292-4 Various 1997 Grammy Nominees(Cass, Comp, Chr) Grammy Recordings, Chronicles, Polydor 553 292-4 South Korea 1997 Sell This Version
557 236-2 Gloria Gaynor - I Will Survive (The Anthology) Gloria Gaynor I Will Survive (The Anthology) (Comp) 557 236-2 Mexico 1998 Sell This Version
558 542-2 Ginger Baker - Do What You Like Ginger Baker Do What You Like(2xCD, Comp, RM) Chronicles, Chronicles 558 542-2 US 1998 Sell This Version
558 867-2 Ugly Kid Joe - The Very Best Of Ugly Kid Joe - As Ugly As It Gets Ugly Kid Joe The Very Best Of Ugly Kid Joe - As Ugly As It Gets (Comp) 558 867-2 Brazil 1998 Sell This Version
558 873-2 Rod Stewart - The Very Best Of Rod Stewart Rod Stewart The Very Best Of Rod Stewart (Comp) 558 873-2 UK 1998 Sell This Version
565541 Various - Lost Voices: The Songs Of Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, & Jim Morrison Various Lost Voices: The Songs Of Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, & Jim Morrison(CD, Album, Comp) Hammer & Lace Records, Chronicles, PolyGram, Phoenix House 565541 US 1998 Sell This Version
842 923-2 Nick Drake - Pink Moon Nick Drake Pink Moon(CD, Album, RE, RM) Island Records, Island Records, Chronicles 842 923-2 South Korea 2007 Sell This Version
844 302-2 John Mayall - London Blues ● 1964 - 1969 John Mayall London Blues ● 1964 - 1969 (Comp) 844 302-2 US 1992 Sell This Version
844 328-2 Savoy Brown Featuring Kim Simmonds - The Savoy Brown Collection Savoy Brown Featuring Kim Simmonds Savoy Brown Featuring Kim Simmonds - The Savoy Brown Collection (Comp) 844 328-2 UK 1993 Sell This Version
844 328-2 Savoy Brown Featuring Kim Simmonds - The Savoy Brown Collection Savoy Brown Featuring Kim Simmonds Savoy Brown Featuring Kim Simmonds - The Savoy Brown Collection(2xCD, Comp) Deram, Chronicles 844 328-2 US 1993 Sell This Version
844 340-2 Camel - Echoes Camel Echoes (Comp) 844 340-2 US 1993 Sell This Version
000883702 Kool & The Gang - Number 1's Kool & The Gang Number 1's(CD, Album, Comp, RM) Chronicles, Mercury 000883702 US 2007 Sell This Version
982 255-4 Free - Chronicles Free Chronicles(2xCD, Comp) Universal, Chronicles 982 255-4 Europe 2005 Sell This Version
5144232 The Troggs - Archeology (1966-1976) The Troggs Archeology (1966-1976)(Box + 2xCD, Comp + CD) Fontana, Chronicles 5144232 UK 1992 Sell This Version
5224592 Barry White - All-Time Greatest Hits Barry White All-Time Greatest Hits(CD, Comp, RE, RP) Mercury, Chronicles, Universal Music 5224592 Brazil 2013 Sell This Version
529 557 -2 Eric Clapton - Crossroads 2 (Live In The Seventies) Eric Clapton Crossroads 2 (Live In The Seventies)(4xCD, Comp, Promo + Box) Polydor, Chronicles 529 557 -2 UK 1996 Sell This Version