Sade ‎– Diamond Life

Label:
Epic ‎– EPC 26044, Epic ‎– 26044
Format:
Vinyl, LP, Album, Blue Labels, Gatefold
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A1 Smooth Operator
Words By, Music By – St. John*, Adu*
4:58
A2 Your Love Is King
Music By – Matthewman*Words By, Music By – Adu*
3:40
A3 Hang On To Your Love
Music By – Matthewman*Words By, Music By – Adu*
5:54
A4 Frankie's First Affair
Music By – Matthewman*Words By, Music By – Adu*
4:38
A5 When Am I Going To Make A Living
Music By – Matthewman*Words By, Music By – Adu*
3:25
B1 Cherry Pie
Music By – Hale*, Denman*, Adu*, Matthewman*Words By – Adu*
6:20
B2 Sally
Music By – Matthewman*Words By, Music By – Adu*
5:20
B3 I Will Be Your Friend
Music By – Matthewman*Words By, Music By – Adu*
4:43
B4 Why Can't We Live Together
Engineer – Ben RoganWords By, Music By – Timmy Thomas
5:27

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Credits

Notes

All tracks MCPS; except B4 published by Southern Music Pub. Co. Ltd.

"Thanks also to
Our manager ● Lee Barrett
Pete ● Anna ● Vicky ● Keith ● Simon ● at the power plant
Sarah Bee ● Zwei"

Labels:
℗ 1984 CBS Records
Made in Holland

Sleeve:
Recorded - Power Plant
℗ 1984 CBS Records/© 1984 CBS Records/Made in Holland/Distribution CBS Records/CBS Disques S.A.
(Post 1st-issue presses carried a 2-color cover sticker promoting 3 tracks [A1, A2 and A5]. See 1st image)

1st cat# on spine and labels, 2nd cat# on back cover and cover sticker

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: BIEM/STEMRA
  • Rights Society: MCPS
  • Label Code: LC0199
  • Price Code: CB 281
  • Price Code (Circled): 57
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): 01-026044-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): 01-026044-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Back cover and inside spread): 01-026044-20
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped runout, variant 1): 01-26044-1A1 F
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped runout, variant 1): 01-26044-2B1 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped runout, variant 2): 01-26044-1A-1 F
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped runout, variant 2): 01-26044-3B-1 C
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped runout, variant 3): 01-26044-1A-1    F
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped runout, variant 3): 01-26044-3B-1    D
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped runout, variant 4): 01-26044-1A-1 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped runout, variant 4): 01-26044-1B-1 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped runout, variant 5): 01-26044-2A-1 D
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped runout, variant 5): 01-26044-3B-1 C
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped runout, variant 6): 01-26044-4A-1 I
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped runout, variant 6): 01-26044-3B-1 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped runout, variant 7): 01-26044-1A-1    B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped runout, variant 7): 01-26044-3B-1 D
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A etched runout, variant 8): 01-26044-4AI J
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped runout, variant 8): NL 01-26044-3B-1 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped runout, variant 9): G 01-26044-2A-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped runout, variant 9): A 01-26044-2B-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped runout, variant 10): NL 01-26044-1A-1 D
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped runout, variant 10): 01-26044-2B-1 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped runout, variant 11): 01-26044-3A-1 D
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped runout, variant 11): 01-26044-3B-1 H
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped runout, variant 12): NL 01-26044-1A-1 C
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped runout, variant 12): NL 01-26044-1B-1 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped runout, variant 13): 01-26044-4A 1 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped runout, variant 13): 01-26044-3B-1 E
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped runout, variant 14): 01-26044-4A-1 G
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped runout, variant 14): 01-26044-5B-1 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped runout, variant 15): NL 01-26044-2A-1 E [etched ①]
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped runout, variant 15): 01-26044-3B-1 D [etched ①]
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped runout, variant 16): 01-26044-5A-1 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped runout, variant 16): 01-26044-3B-1 E [etched ①]
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped runout, variant 17): 01-26044-2A-1 F [etched ①]
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped runout, variant 17): 01-26044-3B-1 B [etched ①]

Other Versions (5 of 155) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
EPC 26044 Sade Diamond Life(LP, Album, Gat) Epic, Epic EPC 26044 UK 1984 Sell This Version
EPC CD 26044, CD 26044, 01-026044-10 Sade Diamond Life(CD, Album, RE) Epic, Epic, Epic EPC CD 26044, CD 26044, 01-026044-10 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
EPC 26044, 26044 Sade Diamond Life(LP, Album) Epic, Epic EPC 26044, 26044 Turkey 1985 Sell This Version
EPC 26044 Sade Diamond Life(LP, Album) Epic EPC 26044 Spain 1984 Sell This Version
ELPS 4445 Sade Diamond Life(LP, Album, Gat) Epic ELPS 4445 Australia 1984 Sell This Version

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j.p.13

j.p.13

February 17, 2018
fantastic LP en vinyl ou K7 jen ai manger a toutes les sauces cet album
Gloomymonkey

Gloomymonkey

January 12, 2018
This is really an amazing press, stunning audio depth and the gatefold is great looking as well!
endee

endee

February 20, 2016

I agree. Picked up a copy today at my record store for very little money and it sounds fantastic :)
vinyl1988

vinyl1988

May 3, 2015
There is no need for any "High End Audiophile" reissue of this album. This version sounds great!