Capitol Records is releasing all of The Beatles 13 U.S. albums in a mega boxed set on January 21st as part of The Beatles 50th anniversary of arriving to America called The Beatles: The U.S. Albums.
The 13 CD set features reissues of all of the band’s 13 American albums, which often issued with different sequencing, mixes, titles and cover art than their U.K. counterparts, including five which have never been available on CD before: A Hard Day’s Night [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack], The Beatles’ Story, Yesterday And Today, Hey Jude and the U.S. version of Revolver.
Each of the CDs are packaged in replicated mini-LP sleeves, including each album’s inner sleeve, along with a 64 page booklet that contains photos and original LP artwork. All titles feature mono and stereo mixes of every track with the exception of The Beatles’ Story and Hey Jude, which are in stereo only.
Each CD, except The Beatles’ Story, will be available individually as well, for a limited time only.
Meet The Beatles! (1964)
The Beatles’ Second Album (1964)
A Hard Day’s Night (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (1964) (previously unreleased on CD in the US)
Something New (1964)
The Beatles’ Story (1964) (previously unreleased on CD in the US)
Beatles ’65 (1965)
The Early Beatles (1965)
Beatles VI (1965)
Help! (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (1965)
Rubber Soul (1965)
Yesterday And Today (1966) (previously unreleased on CD in the US)
Revolver (1966) (previously unreleased on CD in the US)
Hey Jude (1970) (previously unreleased on CD in the US)
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