CBS Special Products

CBS Special Products

Profile:
Special marketing and catalogue department of CBS Records, see also CSP.
Sister label of Columbia Special Products.

Often a manufacturer for TV advertised releases on 3rd party labels and/or mail-order catalog only releases. Was also a budget reissue and compilation label of its own. CBS Special Products was also used as the outlet for the promotional material services offered by CBS Records in the US, Canada, Britain and Continental Europe (i.e. bespoke company records, advertising picture discs, etc.).

Among its duties was assembling and pressing compilation albums for telemarketing companies (i.e. Time Life Music, Ronco, Sessions) and various other companies for promotional use.

Renamed Sony Music Special Products in 1991. Currently Sony Music Commercial Music Group.
Parent Label:
Contact Info:
CBS Special Products
51 W. 52 St.
New York City
[l59590]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
1SPR960 Le Livre D'Or De Caravelli Disque 1  album cover Caravelli Le Livre D'Or De Caravelli Disque 1(LP, Album) CBS Special Products 1SPR960 France 1977 Sell This Version
1T1-09901 The Language Of Love   album cover Various The Language Of Love (Comp) 1T1-09901 Canada 1986 Sell This Version
2CLR-04 1968  album cover Various 1968(CD, Comp, RM) Time Life Music, Warner Special Products 2CLR-04 US Unknown Sell This Version
4CLR-01 1965  album cover Various 1965 (Comp) 4CLR-01 US 1987 Sell This Version
4XL-57369 Party Hits (From Casey's Top 40 With Casey Kasem)  album cover Various Party Hits (From Casey's Top 40 With Casey Kasem)(Cass, Comp) CEMA Special Markets 4XL-57369 US 1990 Sell This Version
5 SPR 964 Le Livre D'Or De Caravelli Disque 5  album cover Caravelli Le Livre D'Or De Caravelli Disque 5(LP, Album) CBS Special Products 5 SPR 964 France 1977 Sell This Version
16-SP 1406 George Jones & Tammy Wynette  album cover George Jones & Tammy Wynette George Jones & Tammy Wynette(Cass, Comp, Dol) Tee Vee Records, Tee Vee International 16-SP 1406 Canada 1979 Sell This Version
16-SP 1472 CHFI 98.1 Presents The Candlelight & Wine Album  album cover Various CHFI 98.1 Presents The Candlelight & Wine Album(Cass, Album, Comp) CBS Special Products 16-SP 1472 Canada 1979 Sell This Version
16SP 1794 Pink Flash Volume One - Bubble Yum  album cover Various Pink Flash Volume One - Bubble Yum(Cass, Comp) CBS Special Products 16SP 1794 Canada 1981 Sell This Version
16-SP-1965 Star Power - Greatest Hits  album cover Various Star Power - Greatest Hits(Cass, Comp, Dol) CBS Special Products, Ruby Records Limited 16-SP-1965 Canada 1982 Sell This Version
16SP-2214 Country Classics  album cover Johnny Cash Country Classics(Cass, Comp) CBS Special Products 16SP-2214 Canada 1983 Sell This Version
16SP 2355 The Best Of Andy Williams  album cover Andy Williams The Best Of Andy Williams(Cass, Comp, Dol) CBS Special Products 16SP 2355 Canada 1984 Sell This Version
16-SP 2356 The Best Of Engelbert Humperdinck  album cover Engelbert Humperdinck The Best Of Engelbert Humperdinck(Cass, Comp, Dol) CBS Special Products, CBS Special Products 16-SP 2356 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
16SP 2357 The World of George Jones  album cover George Jones (2) The World of George Jones(Cass, Comp, Dol) CBS Special Products 16SP 2357 Canada 1984 Sell This Version
16SP 2358 My Best To You  album cover George Jones (2) My Best To You(Cass, Comp, Dol) CBS Special Products 16SP 2358 Canada 1984 Sell This Version
16SP 2360 The Rich Sound  album cover Charlie Rich The Rich Sound(Cass, Comp, Dol) CBS Special Products 16SP 2360 Canada 1984 Sell This Version
16SP 2361 Another Side Of Robbins  album cover Marty Robbins Another Side Of Robbins (Comp) 16SP 2361 Canada 1984 Sell This Version
16SP 2364 After Midnight  album cover Patsy Cline After Midnight(Cass, Comp) CBS Special Products 16SP 2364 Canada 1984 Sell This Version
16Sp 2366 #1 Hits  album cover Marty Robbins #1 Hits (Comp) 16Sp 2366 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
16SP 2403 The Johnny Cash Collection  album cover Johnny Cash The Johnny Cash Collection(Cass, Comp, Dol) CBS Special Products 16SP 2403 Canada 1983 Sell This Version
16SP 2404 Ebb Tide  album cover Ken Griffin (2) Ebb Tide(Cass, Comp, RE) CBS Special Products 16SP 2404 Canada 1983 Sell This Version
16SP 2405 All My Best  album cover Tony Bennett All My Best(Cass, Comp, Dol) CBS Special Products 16SP 2405 Canada 1983 Sell This Version
16SP 2408 Johnny Mathis & Friends  album cover Johnny Mathis Johnny Mathis & Friends (Comp) 16SP 2408 Canada 1983 Sell This Version
16SP-2458 The Best Of Kris Kristofferson Vol. 1  album cover Kris Kristofferson The Best Of Kris Kristofferson Vol. 1(Cass, Comp, Dol) CBS Special Products, CBS Special Products 16SP-2458 Canada 1984 Sell This Version
16SP 2461 The Best Of Boots Randolph  album cover Boots Randolph The Best Of Boots Randolph(Cass, Comp, Dol) CBS Special Products 16SP 2461 Canada 1984 Sell This Version
16SP-2504 Romantic Moments  album cover Various Romantic Moments(Cass, Comp, Dol) CBS Special Products, Columbia House 16SP-2504 Canada 1985 Sell This Version
16SP 2508 Greatest Hits  album cover The New Christy Minstrels Greatest Hits(Cass, Comp, RE, Abr) HCC 16SP 2508 Canada 1985 Sell This Version
16SP-2626 L'album Bô Jeans Vol.1  album cover Various L'album Bô Jeans Vol.1(LP, Comp, Promo) CBS Special Products 16SP-2626 Canada 1985 Sell This Version
16SP 2655 Jim Nabors The Golden Voice Of Jim Nabors(Cass, Comp) Heartland Music 16SP 2655 Canada 1986 Sell This Version
16SP 2656 Best Loved Favorites  album cover Jim Nabors Best Loved Favorites(Cass, Comp) Heartland Music, Heartland Music 16SP 2656 Canada 1986 Sell This Version
16SP-2667 Graffiti Presents Dance Hits Of The '80s  album cover Various Graffiti Presents Dance Hits Of The '80s (Comp) 16SP-2667 Canada 1985 Sell This Version
16SP2671 A Light In The Attic  album cover Shel Silverstein A Light In The Attic(Cass, Album, Dol) CBS Special Products 16SP2671 Canada 1985 Sell This Version
16SP 2685 CJFM96, Pepsi And 7•Up Present - Solid Gold Party Hits  album cover Various CJFM96, Pepsi And 7•Up Present - Solid Gold Party Hits(Cass, Comp, CrO) CBS Special Products, CBS Special Products 16SP 2685 Canada 1986 Sell This Version
16SP-2689 Red Lipstick  album cover Michael Damian Red Lipstick(Cass, Comp) CBS Special Products 16SP-2689 Canada 1985 Sell This Version
16SP2731 Working For A Living  album cover Various Working For A Living(Cass, Comp, Dol) CBS Special Products, Turbo Tunes 16SP2731 Canada 1986 Sell This Version
16SP2733 Homeward Bound  album cover Various Homeward Bound(Cass, Comp, Dol) CBS Special Products, Turbo Tunes 16SP2733 Canada 1986 Sell This Version
16SP2734 Various Classical Gas (Comp) 16SP2734 Canada 1986 Sell This Version
18-SF-1672 Super Country  album cover Various Super Country(8-Trk, Comp) CBS Special Products 18-SF-1672 Canada 1980 Sell This Version
18-SP1405 George Jones & Tammy Wynette  album cover George Jones & Tammy Wynette George Jones & Tammy Wynette (Comp) 18-SP1405 Canada 1979 Sell This Version
18SP-2762 I Love Country  album cover Marty Robbins I Love Country(Cass, Comp, CrO) CBS Special Products, CBS Special Products 18SP-2762 Canada 1988 Sell This Version
18SP-2772 I Love Country  album cover Bobby Bare I Love Country(Cass, Comp, CrO) CBS 18SP-2772 Canada 1988 Sell This Version
18SP-2877 Basie Boogie  album cover Count Basie Basie Boogie(Cass, Comp, Dol) CBS Special Products 18SP-2877 Canada 1985 Sell This Version
18SP-2882 Monk's Greatest Hits  album cover Thelonious Monk Monk's Greatest Hits(Cass, Comp, RE) Columbia 18SP-2882 Canada 1987 Sell This Version
18SP-2884 Mingus Ah Um  album cover Charles Mingus Mingus Ah Um(Cass, Album, RE) CBS 18SP-2884 Canada 1987 Sell This Version
18SP-2889 Satch Plays Fats  album cover Louis Armstrong And His All-Stars Satch Plays Fats(Cass, Album, RE, RM, Dol) CBS Special Products 18SP-2889 Canada 1987 Sell This Version
18SP-2894 Harmonica Jazz  album cover Toots Thielemans Harmonica Jazz(Cass, Comp, CrO) CBS Special Products 18SP-2894 Canada 1987 Sell This Version
18SP 3015 Rock Superstars Volume 2  album cover Blood, Sweat And Tears Rock Superstars Volume 2(Cass, Comp, Dol) Take-2 Music, CBS Special Products 18SP 3015 Canada 1987 Sell This Version
18SP-3021 The Works-Au Max  album cover Various The Works-Au Max(Cass, Comp, Promo) CBS Records Canada Ltd. 18SP-3021 Canada 1987 Sell This Version
18SP 3129 His 14 Greatest Hits  album cover Marty Robbins His 14 Greatest Hits(Cass, Album, Comp) Atlantis Direct Marketing Inc., Atlantis Direct Marketing Inc. 18SP 3129 Canada 1989 Sell This Version
18SP 3130 His 14 Greatest Hits  album cover Merle Haggard His 14 Greatest Hits(Cass, Comp) CBS Records Canada Ltd., CBS Records Canada Ltd. 18SP 3130 Unknown Sell This Version
18 SP 3131 His 14 Greatest Hits  album cover David Houston His 14 Greatest Hits(Cass, Comp, Dol) Atlantis Direct Marketing Inc. 18 SP 3131 Canada 1987 Sell This Version
18SP-3137 Bring Back The Hits Of The 60's  album cover Various Bring Back The Hits Of The 60's(Cass, Comp, Dol) Sunrise Records & Tapes 18SP-3137 Canada 1987 Sell This Version
18SP-3182 The Best Of I Love Country  album cover Various The Best Of I Love Country(Cass, Comp, CrO) CBS, CBS 18SP-3182 Canada 1988 Sell This Version
18SP 3454 The Sunday Morning Oldies Collection, Chosen By Roger Ashby, 104.5 CHUM-FM  album cover Various The Sunday Morning Oldies Collection, Chosen By Roger Ashby, 104.5 CHUM-FM(Cass, Comp) CBS Special products 18SP 3454 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
18SP 3469 Various Toyota Hits(Cass, Comp, Ltd) Toyota, CBS Special Products 18SP 3469 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
18SP-3491 Paul Reid's Christmas Vol. 1 & Vol. 2  album cover Paul Reid (7) Paul Reid's Christmas Vol. 1 & Vol. 2(2xCass, Album, Dol) CBS Special Products, CBS Special Products, CBS Special Products, CBS Special Products 18SP-3491 Canada 1989 Sell This Version
18SP 3519 The Power Of Music - Volume III  album cover Various The Power Of Music - Volume III(Cass, Comp, Promo, Dol) CBS Special Products 18SP 3519 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
18SP-3546 Various Mark's Work Wearhouse Back to Class Hits(Cass, Comp) CBS Special Products 18SP-3546 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
18SP 3557 Canada's Best Rock!   album cover Various Canada's Best Rock! (Cass, Album, Comp, Dol) CBS Special Products 18SP 3557 Canada 1988 Sell This Version
40-ADE H 3 40 Golden Hits  album cover Various 40 Golden Hits(2xCass, Comp) Arcade 40-ADE H 3 Netherlands 1974 Sell This Version
45 S 684 Le Gros Ballon Dirigeable  album cover Gaynael* Le Gros Ballon Dirigeable(7", Single, Promo) CBS Special Products, Braun 45 S 684 France 1970 Sell This Version
45 S 685 Allez Paris !  album cover Annie Cordy Allez Paris !(7", Single) CBS, CBS Special Products 45 S 685 France 1971 Sell This Version
45 S 690 Hi∼Fi Stereo  album cover Various Hi∼Fi Stereo(7", EP, Promo) CBS Special Products, CBS Disques 45 S 690 France Unknown Sell This Version
296 S 4 Joyeux Noël Et Bonne Année  album cover Various Joyeux Noël Et Bonne Année(Cass, Comp) Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Sélection Du Reader's Digest, CBS Special Products, CBS Special Products 296 S 4 France Unknown Sell This Version
296 S 5 Joyeux Noël Et Bonne Année  album cover Unknown Artist Joyeux Noël Et Bonne Année(Cass, Comp, RE) Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Sélection Du Reader's Digest, CBS, CBS, Pathé, Pathé, CBS Special Products, CBS Special Products 296 S 5 France 1980 Sell This Version
329 1 Les 120 Plus Belles Chansons Du Siècle  album cover Unknown Artist Les 120 Plus Belles Chansons Du Siècle(Cass, Comp, RE) CBS Special Products, Musidisc, Sélection Du Reader's Digest, CBS Special Products, Musidisc, Sélection Du Reader's Digest 329 1 France 1982 Sell This Version
329 2 Les 120 Plus Belles Chansons Du Siècle  album cover Unknown Artist Les 120 Plus Belles Chansons Du Siècle(Cass, Comp, RE) CBS Special Products, Musidisc, Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Vogue, CBS Special Products, Musidisc, Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Vogue 329 2 France 1982 Sell This Version
332 Le Charme Des Années 50  album cover Various Le Charme Des Années 50(10xLP, Comp + Box) Pathé Marconi EMI, Vogue, Sélection Du Reader's Digest, CBS Special Products, RCA 332 France 1982 Sell This Version
377 3 Yves Montand Le Paris De...(LP, Comp, RE) CBS Special Products 377 3 France 1982 Sell This Version
437 1 Leurs Plus Belles Chansons  album cover Various Leurs Plus Belles Chansons(5xCass, Comp, RE) Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Sélection Du Reader's Digest 437 1 France 1983 Sell This Version
465 La Discotheque Ideale De La Chanson  album cover Various La Discotheque Ideale De La Chanson(5xCass, Comp, RE) Sélection Du Reader's Digest 465 France 1984 Sell This Version
465 2 La Discotheque Ideale De La Chanson 2  album cover Various La Discotheque Ideale De La Chanson 2(Cass, Comp, RE) CBS Special Products, CBS Special Products, Phonogram, Phonogram, Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Sélection Du Reader's Digest, RCA, RCA 465 2 France 1984 Sell This Version
465 4 La Discotheque Ideale De La Chanson 4  album cover Various La Discotheque Ideale De La Chanson 4(Cass, Comp, RE) Barclay, Barclay, Phonogram, Phonogram, Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Sélection Du Reader's Digest, RCA, RCA, CBS Special Products, CBS Special Products, Musidisc, Musidisc, Polydor, Polydor 465 4 France 1984 Sell This Version
547 1 Les Plus Belles Chansons Romantiques  album cover Various Les Plus Belles Chansons Romantiques (Comp) 547 1 France 1987 Sell This Version
547 2 Les Plus Belles Chansons Romantiques  album cover Various Les Plus Belles Chansons Romantiques(Cass, Comp, RE) Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Sélection Du Reader's Digest 547 2 France 1987 Sell This Version
547 3 Les Plus Belles Chansons Romantiques  album cover Various Les Plus Belles Chansons Romantiques(Cass, Comp, RE) Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Polydor, Polydor, CBS Special Products, CBS Special Products, Barclay, Barclay, Musidisc, Musidisc, Disc'Az, Disc'Az, Pathé, Pathé, BMG, BMG, Vogue, Vogue, RCA, RCA, Ariola, Ariola, Phonogram, Phonogram, Productions Perides, Productions Perides 547 3 France 1987 Sell This Version
547 4 Les Plus Belles Chansons Romantiques  album cover Various Les Plus Belles Chansons Romantiques(Cass, Comp, RE) Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Polydor, Polydor, CBS Special Products, CBS Special Products, Barclay, Barclay, Musidisc, Musidisc, Disques Meys, Disques Meys, Pathé, Pathé, Disques Temey, Disques Temey, Vogue, Vogue, RCA, RCA, Phonogram, Phonogram, Productions Perides, Productions Perides 547 4 France 1987 Sell This Version
590 F 88042 FF/1 100 Succès, 100 Souvenirs  album cover Joe Dassin 100 Succès, 100 Souvenirs(9xLP, Comp, RE + Box, Comp, RE) CBS Special Products, Sélection Du Reader's Digest 590 F 88042 FF/1 France 1989 Sell This Version
782-2 Twisted Metal  album cover Various Twisted Metal(CD, Comp) K-Tel 782-2 US 1990 Sell This Version
1063 Roots Of Rock  album cover Various Roots Of Rock(LP, Comp, RE) Yazoo, Yazoo 1063 US 1989 Sell This Version
1331 Sugar, Sugar  album cover The Archies Sugar, Sugar(7", Single) ZYX Records 1331 Germany 1987 Sell This Version
21/22 The Greatest Recordings Of The Big Band Era  album cover Gene Krupa / Wayne King / Red Nichols / Will Osborne Gene Krupa / Wayne King / Red Nichols / Will Osborne - The Greatest Recordings Of The Big Band Era(2xLP, Comp, Mono, Bur + Box, Club) The Franklin Mint Record Society 21/22 Sweden 1982 Sell This Version
2188CD Beautiful Dreamer  album cover Roy Orbison Beautiful Dreamer(CD, Comp) Success 2188CD Netherlands 1988 Sell This Version
2-719-0 The Best Of Kostelanetz  album cover André Kostelanetz The Best Of Kostelanetz(8xLP, Comp, Box) Reader's Digest 2-719-0 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
382-4 BT 21627 Seems Like Yesterday Vol. V - Mid 60's  album cover Various Seems Like Yesterday Vol. V - Mid 60's(Cass, Comp) CBS Special Products 382-4 BT 21627 US 1990 Sell This Version
4006 Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head / Hooked On A Feeling  album cover B.J. Thomas Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head / Hooked On A Feeling(7", Single, Styrene, Wes) Eric Records 4006 US 1981 Sell This Version
4016 Rockin' Robin / Cherry Pie  album cover Bobby Day / Marvin & Johnny Bobby Day / Marvin & Johnny - Rockin' Robin / Cherry Pie(7", Single) Eric Records, Eric Records 4016 US 1981 Sell This Version
425/1 La Grande Parade Des Grands Orchestres 1  album cover Various La Grande Parade Des Grands Orchestres 1(Cass, Comp, RE) Sélection Du Reader's Digest, CBS Special Products 425/1 France 1982 Sell This Version
425/4 La Grande Parade Des Grands Orchestres 4  album cover Various La Grande Parade Des Grands Orchestres 4(Cass, Comp, RE) Sélection Du Reader's Digest, Polydor, CBS Special Products 425/4 France 1982 Sell This Version
43/44 The Greatest Recordings Of The Big Band Era  album cover Various The Greatest Recordings Of The Big Band Era(2xLP, Comp, Red) The Franklin Mint Record Society 43/44 US 1983 Sell This Version
43/44 The 100 Greatest Recordings Of All Time   album cover Various The 100 Greatest Recordings Of All Time (2xLP, Comp, Ste) The Franklin Mint Record Society 43/44 US 1980 Sell This Version
4683 Oh, Champs Élysées / Es Ist Leicht... (Le Chemin De Papa)  album cover Joe Dassin Oh, Champs Élysées / Es Ist Leicht... (Le Chemin De Papa)(7", Single, Promo) CBS 4683 Germany 1969 Sell This Version
4963 Le Disque Des Fiancés Du Printemps  album cover Caravelli Le Disque Des Fiancés Du Printemps(7", Single, Promo) CBS Special Products 4963 France 1969 Sell This Version
5264 Sugar, Sugar   album cover The Archies Sugar, Sugar (7", Single) Dureco Benelux, High Fashion Music 5264 Benelux 1987 Sell This Version
5283 Sugar, Sugar (Candyfloss Mix)  album cover The Archies Sugar, Sugar (Candyfloss Mix)(7") High Fashion Music, Dureco Benelux, High Fashion Music, Dureco Benelux 5283 Netherlands 1987 Sell This Version
585/6 Little Italy  album cover Joe Dassin Et Marcella* Joe Dassin Et Marcella* - Little Italy(CD, Album, RE) Sélection Du Reader's Digest, CBS Special Products, Sélection Du Reader's Digest, CBS Special Products 585/6 France Unknown Sell This Version
590/9 F 88043 FF1/9 Little Italy  album cover Joe Dassin ,Et Marcella* Joe Dassin ,Et Marcella* - Little Italy(LP, RE) Sélection Du Reader's Digest, CBS Special Products 590/9 F 88043 FF1/9 France Unknown Sell This Version
8003 Here Followeth The Anthem (Anthems For Evensong)  album cover The Gentlemen And Boys Of The Cathedral Church Of St. James, Giles Bryant, Norman McBeth The Gentlemen And Boys Of The Cathedral Church Of St. James, Giles Bryant, Norman McBeth - Here Followeth The Anthem (Anthems For Evensong)(LP) Not On Label, Not On Label 8003 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
806-4 BT 22150 Headbanger's Hits  album cover Various Headbanger's Hits(Cass, Comp) CBS Special Products, K-Tel 806-4 BT 22150 US 1990 Sell This Version
9352 K Ant Music  album cover Adam & The Ants* Ant Music(Cass, Single, Promo, S/Edition, Pep) CBS Special Products 9352 K Spain 1981 Sell This Version