ELO Greatest Hits 1 & 2 LPs, Vinyl, CD & MD - UK issued on Jet/Epic labels

ELO Greatest Hits Jet LX525

Title

ELO Greatest Hits

Format

Vinyl

Label

Jet Records

Catalogue

Jet LX 525

Issue Date

1979

Chart Position

7

Notes

1st Original Issue on black vinyl, inner sleeve with lyrics' and band photo.

ELO Greatest Hits Jet LX525

Title

ELO Greatest Hits

Format

Vinyl

Label

Epic/Jet Records

Catalogue

Jet LX 525

Issue Date

1986

Notes

Re-issue on Epic grey label, same inner sleeve with lyrics' and band photo, but using Jet LX 525 cat number. Black vinyl.

ELO Greatest Hits 450357 1

Title

ELO Greatest Hits

Format

Vinyl

Label

Epic Records

Catalogue

450357 1

Issue Date

1987

Notes

Reissue on grey Epic style label, with New Epic Cat. number. With CBS Nice price advert inner sleeve, no lyric sheet included.

Title

ELO Greatest Hits

Format

CD

Label

Jet Records

Catalogue

JETCD 525

Issue Date

1986

Notes

1st UK/Europe CD Issue.

ELO Greatest Hits Jet CD525
ELO Greatest Hits 450357 2

Title

ELO Greatest Hits

Format

CD

Label

Jet/Epic

Catalogue

450357 2

Issue Date

1991 & 1994

Notes

UK/Euro CD re-issue in 1991 on Epic label. Only BIEM music rights are started on the CD.

Rear Jewel Case back cover has a black bar on the right side.

It was re-issued in a cardboard slip case, box cat number is EPC 477500 2. The CD cat number is 450357 2. See images below.

I believe this was only a UK issue. 

ELO Greatest Hits 450357 2

Title

ELO Greatest Hits

Format

CD

Label

Jet/Epic

Catalogue

450357 2

Issue Date

1995 & 1998

Notes

UK/Euro CD re-issue in 1995 on Epic label with a black or red CD tray. Only BIEM music rights are started on the CD.

Note new CD and jewel case cover designs.

It was re-issued 1998 with a clear inside tray.  The ELO logo was printed and put below the CD under the clear tray. 

Title

ELO Greatest Hits

Format

Mini Disc

Label

Jet/Epic

Catalogue

450357 8

Issue Date

1992

Notes

UK/Europe Mini Disc Issue.

Title

ELO Greatest Hits

Format

CD

Label

United

Catalogue

UTD121

Issue Date

2006 ?

Notes

UK CD re-issue 2006, missing Track 11, Mr Blue Sky.

ELO Greatest Hits UTD121
 

Title

ELO The Collection

Format

CD

Label

Camden / Sony Music

Catalogue

88697480462

Issue Date

2009

Notes

UK CD re-issue 2009, same tracks and order as ELO Greatest Hits

ELO Greatest Hits The Collection
ELO Greatest Hits II 471956 2

Title

ELO Greatest Hits II

Format

CD

Label

Epic

Catalogue

471956 2

Issue Date

1992

Chart Position

--

Notes

1st UK/Europe CD Issue.

ELO Greatest Hits II 471956 2

Title

ELO Greatest Hits II

Format

CD

Label

Epic

Catalogue

471956 2

Issue Date

1994

Notes

UK CD re-issue in cardboard slip case, box cat number is EPC 477501 2 Epic CD cat number is 471956 2.

I believe this was only a UK issue. 

Title

ELO Greatest Hits II

Format

Mini Disc

Label

Epic

Catalogue

471956 8

Issue Date

1992

Notes

UK/Europe Mini Disc Issue.

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