Abner Grey label with black print, like Abner stereo LPs. Stereo was indicated to the left of the center hole. Later issues used a royal blue and silver label with silver print.
Colpix Standard gold Colpix label with black print. Mercury Mercury had at least two special sleeve designs for the stereo singles, shown at left. Top Rank Early issues at least to used a gold and white label with red print and a red logo at the left. Tico Standard yellow Tico label with black print. Furthermore, Paradise exists in true stereo from an unknown source, presumed to be a stereo 45, but its existence is unconfirmed. The Mercury stereo singles we have heard have all been true stereo except Johnny Preston's Cradle of Love.
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Some labels, such as Capitol, used the same design but changed colors for the stereo version. We have not seen this single, but both sides were true stereo on his Carlton album. Stereo sleeve also shown at left. Chancellor Early issues used the standard early pink Chancellor label with black print: Madison Purple label with silver print:
All singles below are stereo only except , which has a mono counterpart. Hunt Standard white Hunt label with green print. The single below was listed in some catalogs, but it was unlikely to have been actually released in stereo.
They may have been issued on numbers higher than Stereo DJ versions of these three had silver labels with black print. In the case of ABC-Paramount, for example, they started with the S number, tried S for a few issues, then finally settled on S as their numbering format. The first two stereo singles were issued on blue vinyl.
If it exists, it may have the red label. Heliodor Germany Black label with gold print. We have heard several of these singles, all of which were true stereo. Both sides are true stereo.
Heartbeat Silver label with black print. Stereo was indicated to the left of the center hole. DeLuxe Blue label with silver print. The single below had two different artists on the two sides of the record.
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The single below was listed in some catalogs, but it was unlikely to have been actually released in stereo. Although we have not heard the single below, both sides should be stereo, as they were taken from an early stereo album. Blue label with silver print, like Mercury stereo LPs.
The WB stereo 45s we've heard have been true stereo. A May, , advertisement promoted ten stereo 45s drawn from their albums. Dot Ultra Stereophonic Record Black label with silver print. Heartbeat Silver label with black print. This was the case for RCA Victor's biggest star Elvis Presley during and , because most of Presley's pre-Army singles had either been recorded in mono or had only been mixed to mono at that time some have been mixed to stereo years later.
Stereo DJ versions of these three had silver labels with black print. What confusion for discographers! Raynote White label with red print mono version shown.
The stereo 45 of Lady Luck might be the only place to get the song in stereo, but nobody we know has ever found a copy. Although 20th Fox re-recorded the song in stereo, this was not done until the early s. The Preston Epps single Bongo Rock, reported to Billboard , is probably not true stereo if it exists. There was little consistency to the releases across labels.
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This single was listed as available on Billboard's Hot , but has not been found after extensive searching. Contemporary White label mono copy with black print is shown. Basically, the general household of the late s and early s simply were not ready for the stereo