different Rolling Stones vinyl 7"s* have been issued worldwide [which includes 766
UK and 675
US releases], as of Sunday 22 May 2022.
* 1777 releases + 3125 variations.
You can't judge a cover by looking at its number!
Just out! 'The Singles', a brand new book on the Italian 7"s discography by the band and its members.
Stones7.com is strictly dedicated to the band's 7" singles and EPs worldwide from 1963 to nowadays. Daily updated, it has been the most serious and complete reference in its field since 2000 [also the best price guide].
Visitors can discover and browse freely parts of this site, including one country's discography every new week [currently 'Mexico'] and the single of the day [currently 'I Don't Know Why' - picked according to its release date].
For a little annual fee, members only have full access to all countries discographies, song by song browsing, price guide, and in-depth datas. [+]
The London years [1964-1971]
The RSR / Warner years [1971-1977]
The RSR / EMI years [1978-1984]
The CBS years [1986-1992]
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What the fake!? Don't be fooled by counterfeits / fakes and fantasy repros. This page will help you identifying what's real and what's not.
A very single-minded test on the Rolling Stones worldwide singles' discography.
'I Don't Know Why' was released as a 7" single in the UK on May 23, 1975.
Its US counterpart, released at the same time, reached #42.
'I Don't Know Why' - sometimes listed as 'I Don't Know Why I Love You' - is a 1968 song by Stevie Wonder, from the album 'For Once in My Life' and was the B-Side of the 1969 hit 'My Cherie Amour'. The song was recorded when Stevie was only 18 years old.
The Rolling Stones' version was recorded on June 30, 1969. The band was mixing the song when they learned that Brian Jones had died [July 3, 1969].
The single was released worldwide in 1975 with 'Try A Little Harder' on B-side, a 1964 number from the vaults where Mick Jagger would actually be the only band member to perform. Both tracks were extracted from the 'Metamorphosis' compilation album out that same year .
The single only entered the charts in the US.
First pressings miscredited the song to 'Mick... [+]
Selected Extracts From The Original Soundtrack of A Degree Of Murder : The only 'official' 7" by Brian Jones, also featuring Jimmy Page, Nicky Hopkins & more was released in... January 2022 by 1960s Records.
To be released in June 2022 by Abkco: a 18x7" singles box set '1963-1966\.!