Billy Joel ‎– 52nd Street

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Columbia ‎– FC 35609, Columbia ‎– 35609, Family Productions ‎– FC 35609, Family Productions ‎– 35609
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Vinyl, LP, Album, Santa Maria Pressing
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A1 Big Shot 4:01
A2 Honesty
Acoustic Guitar – David SpinozzaOrchestrated By [Horns & Strings] – Robert Freedman
3:50
A3 My Life
Backing Vocals – Donnie Dacus, Peter Cetera
4:43
A4 Zanzibar
Marimba, Vibraphone – Mike MainieriTrumpet – Freddie Hubbard
5:10
B1 Stiletto 4:39
B2 Rosalinda's Eyes
Acoustic Guitar [Nylon String] – Hugh McCrackenMarimba, Vibraphone – Mike MainieriPercussion – Ralph MacDonaldRecorder [Sopranino Recorder] – George Marge
4:40
B3 Half A Mile Away
Backing Vocals – Babi Floyd, Frank Floyd, Milt Grayson, Ray Simpson, Zack Sanders*Electric Guitar – Eric GaleOrchestrated By [Horns] – Dave GrusinPercussion – Ralph MacDonald
4:06
B4 Until The Night
Acoustic Guitar [Nylon String] – Hugh McCrackenOrchestrated By [Horns & Strings] – Robert FreedmanPercussion – David Friedman
6:35
B5 52nd Street 2:27

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Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Santa Maria pressing.

Recorded and mixed at A&R Recording, Inc., New York
Mastered at Sterling Sound, New York
Back of sleeve reads: 35609
Spine & label reads: FC 35609

David Spinozza appears courtesy of A&M Records.
Ralph MacDonald and Eddie Daniels appear courtesy of Marlin Records, A Division of T.K. Productions, Inc.
Michael Brecker, Randy Brecker and Mike Mainieri appear courtesy of Arista Records, Inc.
Jon Faddis appears courtesy of Pablo Records.
David Friedman appears courtesy of ECM Records.

Inner sleeve has credits and photos of band members.

Lyrics printed on back sleeve.

© 1978 CBS Inc. / ℗ 1978 CBS Inc. / Manufactured by Columbia Records / CBS Inc.
All songs © 1978 Impulsive Music and April Music Inc. (ASCAP). All rights administered by April Music Inc. (ASCAP).

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Label): AL 35609
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Label): BL 35609
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A etched (Var. 1)): AL 35609 1C B5 ♪ S TJ
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A etched (Var. 1)): BL 35609 1F A 1S TJ
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A etched (Var. 2)): S AL 35609 1 ♪ F A35
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B etched (Var. 2)): 2S BL 35609 1 BD A3
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A etched (Var. 3)): S AL 35609 1A̶F C58 TJ
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B etched (Var. 3)): BL 35609 1AA E2\ TJ
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A etched (Var. 4)): S AL 35609 1A̶F 15C TJ
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B etched (Var. 4)): BL 35609 1AA B8 TJ
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A etched (Var. 5)): 1S AL 35609 1C TJ
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B etched (Var. 5)): 2S BL 35609 1C TJ
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout stamped, both sides, all variants): STERLING
  • Rights Society: ASCAP

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
FC 35609, 35609 Billy Joel 52nd Street(LP, Album, Ter) Columbia, Columbia, Family Productions FC 35609, 35609 US 1978 Sell This Version
CK 52858 Billy Joel 52nd Street(CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM, Gol) Columbia, Legacy CK 52858 US 1992 Sell This Version
MFSL 2-384, 88725469791 Billy Joel 52nd Street(2x12", Album, Ltd, Num, RE, RM) Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab, Columbia, Sony Music Commercial Music Group MFSL 2-384, 88725469791 US 2013 Sell This Version
32693 Billy Joel 52nd Street(LP, Album, RE) CBS 32693 Spain 1985 Sell This Version
CSCS 6063 Billy Joel 52nd Street(CD, Album, RE) CBS/Sony CSCS 6063 Japan 1990 Sell This Version

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