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May 03, 2019, 10:00 ET America: 'Classic Album Collection - The Capitol Years' 6CD And Digital Collection To Be Released May 24 By Capitol/UMe

On May 24, Capitol/UMe will release America: Classic Album Collection - The Capitol Years, a new 6CD box set and digital collection presenting the...


May 01, 2019, 10:01 ET Glen Campbell's Remarkable Life And Catalog Celebrated With Career-Spanning Four-Disc Box Set 'Glen Campbell - The Legacy [1961-2017]'

Glen Campbell's inimitable life and trailblazing career is being celebrated with Glen Campbell – The Legacy [1961-2017], an updated and expanded...


Feb 21, 2019, 09:00 ET Steve Miller Band Announces New 180-Gram Vinyl Box Set, 'Complete Albums Volume 2 (1977-2011),' For Worldwide Release On May 24 Via Capitol/UMe

In 2018, the legendary Steve Miller Band's Complete Albums Volume 1 (1968-1976) debuted as an unprecedented and acclaimed 9LP vinyl box set,...


Jan 17, 2019, 09:00 ET Nat King Cole Centennial Celebration Begins With Special Music Releases

With the direct participation of the Nat King Cole Estate, and as part of the celebration of the global entertainment legend's centennial year,...


Oct 12, 2018, 09:00 ET Capitol/UMe To Release Neil Diamond - '50th Anniversary Collector's Edition' On November 30, 2018

On November 30, Capitol/UMe will celebrate a half-century of top-shelf music-making with the release of Neil Diamond's 50th Anniversary Collector's...


Oct 10, 2018, 09:00 ET Lost Glen Campbell Album 'Sings For The King' Featuring Songs Recorded For Elvis Presley Discovered And Released Half A Century Later

From 1964 to 1968—in between recording sessions with the Wrecking Crew, touring with the Beach Boys, and recording his own albums—Glen Campbell was...


Sep 21, 2018, 10:30 ET Bee Gees 'Timeless: The All-Time Greatest Hits' To Be Released Worldwide On 2LP Vinyl October 26

On October 26, Capitol/UMe will release the Bee Gees' Timeless: The All-Time Greatest Hits in a 2LP vinyl edition. Already available on CD and...


Sep 07, 2018, 09:00 ET Billy Idol's 'Vital Idol' Is 'Revitalized'

Billy Idol's 1980's remix collection, Vital Idol, is getting a modern-day upgrade with Vital Idol: Revitalized, set for release on CD and digital by...


Sep 06, 2018, 10:30 ET Frank Sinatra's Landmark 1958 Album 'Frank Sinatra Sings For Only The Lonely' Receives New Stereo Mix For Expanded 60th Anniversary Edition

Frank Sinatra's intimate 1958 opus, Frank Sinatra Sings For Only The Lonely, has been newly mixed in stereo for an expanded 60th Anniversary Edition...


Jul 30, 2018, 14:01 ET Bobbie Gentry 'The Girl From Chickasaw County - The Complete Capitol Masters' Available September 21 Via Capitol/UMe

In 1967, an enigmatic singer, songwriter and producer named Bobbie Gentry rose out of the Mississippi delta and enchanted audiences around the world...


Jun 29, 2018, 09:00 ET The Band's 'Music From Big Pink' Celebrated With Remixed And Expanded 50th Anniversary Edition Releases

On July 1, 1968, The Band's landmark debut album, Music from Big Pink, seemed to spring from nowhere and everywhere. Drawing from the American roots...


Jun 22, 2018, 10:00 ET Capitol/UMe To Release Neil Diamond - Hot August Night III On August 17, 2018

On August 17, Capitol/UMe will celebrate one of the century's most electrifying live albums, with the release of Neil Diamond's Hot August Night Ill, ...


May 10, 2018, 09:00 ET The Beach Boys Announce New Album For Worldwide Release On June 8: 'The Beach Boys With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra'

The Beach Boys are pleased to announce a new album, The Beach Boys With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, to be released worldwide on June 8 by...


Apr 13, 2018, 10:00 ET Andy Gibb's Top Hits Collected For 'The Very Best Of Andy Gibb' Released Today By Capitol/UMe

Andy Gibb's top hits have been collected for a new CD and digital collection, The Very Best Of Andy Gibb, released today by Capitol/UMe. The Very...


Mar 16, 2018, 09:00 ET Frank Sinatra - 'Standing Room Only' To Be Released Worldwide On May 4

In an unparalleled entertainment career spanning seven decades, Frank Sinatra became a timeless, indelible cultural icon for the world. His live...


Mar 13, 2018, 09:00 ET Frank Sinatra 'Baby Blue Eyes… May The First Voice You Hear Be Mine'

Frank Sinatra always saluted his audience with a toast: "May You Live To Be A Hundred And The Last Voice You Hear Be Mine." Envisioned as a child's...


Mar 09, 2018, 09:00 ET Andy Gibb's Top Hits Collected For 'The Very Best Of Andy Gibb' To Be Released April 13 By Capitol/UMe

Andy Gibb's top hits have been collected for a new CD and digital collection, The Very Best Of Andy Gibb, to be released by Capitol/UMe on April 13....


Mar 02, 2018, 10:00 ET George Thorogood & The Destroyers To Release Three Essential Albums In New Vinyl LP Editions

On March 30, George Thorogood & The Destroyers' Bad To The Bone and Born To Be Bad albums, long out of print on vinyl, and the band's Greatest Hits:...


Feb 16, 2018, 09:00 ET Steve Miller Band Announces New 180-Gram Vinyl Box Set, 'Complete Albums Volume 1 (1968-1976),' For Worldwide Release On May 18 Via Capitol/UMe

It's been 50 years since Steve Miller Band's first two Capitol Records albums were released in 1968, and now Miller and Capitol/UMe are incredibly...


Feb 06, 2018, 09:00 ET The Beach Boys' 1966 Masterpiece, 'Pet Sounds,' To Be Released In A Limited Colored Vinyl LP Edition Available Exclusively From The Sound Of Vinyl

This week, The Beach Boys' acclaimed 1966 album, Pet Sounds, will be released in a limited colored vinyl LP edition by Capitol/UMe. Limited to 2000...


Dec 11, 2017, 08:00 ET Two Essential Ringo Starr Albums Remastered For Worldwide Reissue On 180-Gram Vinyl LPs By Capitol/UMe

Two essential Ringo Starr albums, 1973's Ringo and 1974's Goodnight Vienna, have been remastered by Ron McMaster at Capitol Mastering for worldwide...


Dec 08, 2017, 08:00 ET The Beach Boys Follow Acclaimed '1967 - Sunshine Tomorrow' With Two New Digital Collections Of 1967 Studio And Live Recordings, Most Previously Unreleased

Today, The Beach Boys release two new digital audio collections worldwide via Capitol/UMe, revealing much more of the legendary band's pivotal 1967...


Nov 20, 2017, 10:00 ET Capitol Records Continues Celebration Of 75th Anniversary With Second Installment Of Holiday And Seasonal Classics, "A Capitol Christmas Volume 2," Featuring Label's Legendary Artists

Capitol Records' celebration of its 75th anniversary continues with the release of A Capitol Christmas Volume 2, a collection of 24 timeless holiday...


Sep 20, 2017, 09:00 ET Bee Gees-Led 'Saturday Night Fever (The Original Movie Soundtrack)' Celebrated With Special 40th Anniversary Edition Releases

In 1977, Saturday Night Fever captured and propelled a global cultural movement like few movies before or since, with its iconic, Bee Gees-led...


Sep 14, 2017, 09:00 ET Frank Sinatra's Merry Best Gathered For 'Ultimate Christmas,' To Be Released October 6

As the holidays draw nearer, Frank Sinatra Enterprises and Capitol/UMe are pleased to announce an essential new Frank Sinatra collection, designed to ...