different Rolling Stones vinyl 7"s* have been issued worldwide [which includes 716
UK and 663
US releases], as of Wednesday 21 April 2021.
* 1778 releases + 3017 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 'Venezuela'] and the single of the day [currently 'Fool To Cry' - 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 second French jukebox single 'Carol'  in a glossy titled PS!
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.
'Fool To Cry' was released as a 7" single in the UK on April 20, 1976, where it peaked at #6.
Its US counterpart, released at the same time, reached #10.
Written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, 'Fool To Cry' is the first single from the 1976 album 'Black And Blue'. The song was recorded in December 1974, when Mick Taylor had just left the band and the rest of the Stones were left without a lead guitarist. The recording of 'Black And Blue' acted as a sort of audition for new guitarists which is why session man Wayne Perkins plays guitar on this track.
The single was released almost worldwide with 'Crazy Mama' on B-side, while the US promoted 'Hot Stuff' instead [promo 7"s were pressed - France only issued 'Hot Stuff' as an A-side single in PS], a funky number including guest guitarist Harvey Mandel [formerly of Canned Heat].
'Fool To Cry' would be the only single from 'Black And Blue' to chart h... [+]
Rock And A Hard Place and Almost Hear You Sigh, respectively recorded live in NJ, USA, and in Tokyo, from the Steel Wheels' tour have been released on a limited edition 10" picture disc on the RSD on sept. 26, 2020.