1970's Singles

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A summary of major worldwide 7" single releases, by decade.


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1970's 7" Singles

Less Than Zero UK 7" single front sleeve.jpg Less Than Zero (UK) STIFF Released 17th March 1977

Side A: Less Than Zero (single mix)

Side B: Radio Sweetheart (single mix)

Alison UK 7" single front sleeve.jpg Alison (UK) STIFF Released 27th May 1977

Side A: Alison (single edit)

Side B: Welcome To The Working Week

Alison US 7" single front sleeve.jpg Alison (U.S./Canada) COLUMBIA. Released 1977

Side A: Alison (U.S. version)

Side B: Miracle Man (live)

Alison Germany 7" single front sleeve.jpg Alison (Germany/Holland) Red or White STIFF Labels. Released 1978

Side A: Alison

Side B: Less Than Zero

(The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes UK 7" single front sleeve.gif (The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes (UK) STIFF. Released 7th July 1977

Side A: (The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes

Side B: Mystery Dance

(The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes France 7" single front sleeve.jpg (The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes (France / Netherlands) STIFF. Released 1977

Side A: (The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes

Side B: Mystery Dance

Watching The Detectives UK 7" single front sleeve.jpg Watching The Detectives (UK) STIFF. Released 4th Nov 1977

Side A: Watching The Detectives (single mix)

Side B: Blame It On Cain (live); Mystery Dance (live)

USA Watching The Detectives 3-10705 A SIDE.JPG Watching The Detectives (USA) COLUMBIA. Released Mar 1978

Side A: Watching The Detectives (single mix)

Side B: Alison (U.S. version)

Mystery Dance Belgium 7" single front sleeve.jpg Mystery Dance (Belgium) Orange Vinyl. STIFF. Released 1977

Side A: Mystery Dance

Side B: Pay It Back

Mystery Dance WHITE SLEEVE FRONT.JPG Mystery Dance (France) STIFF. Black/White & White/Black Sleeves. Released 1977

Side A: Mystery Dance

Side B: Pay It Back

(I Don't Want To Go To) Chelsea UK 7" single front sleeve.jpg (I Don't Want To Go To) Chelsea (UK) RADAR. Released 3rd Mar 1978

Side A: (I Don't Want To Go To) Chelsea

Side B: You Belong To Me

(I Don't Want To Go To) Chelsea US 7" single front sleeve.jpg (I Don't Want To Go To) Chelsea (Canada). Black or Orange marble vinyl. COLUMBIA. Released 1978

Side A: (I Don't Want To Go To) Chelsea

Side B: Tiny Steps; Night Rally

Chelsea JAPAN FRONT.JPG (I Don't Want To Go To) Chelsea (Japan) RADAR. Released 1978

Side A: (I Don't Want To Go To) Chelsea

Side B: You Belong To Me

Stranger In The House UK 7" single front sleeve.jpg Stranger In The House (UK) RADAR. Free with initial copies of "This Year's Model LP" 17th Mar 1978

Side A: Stranger In The House

Side B: Neat Neat Neat (live)

Pump It Up UK 7" single front sleeve.jpg Pump It Up (UK) RADAR. 28th April 1978

Side A: Pump It Up

Side B: Big Tears

Radio, Radio UK 7" single front sleeve.jpg Radio, Radio (UK) RADAR. Released 20th Oct 1978

Side A: Radio, Radio(UK Mix)

Side B: Tiny Steps

This Year's Girl US 7" single front sleeve.jpg This Year's Girl (USA) COLUMBIA. Released 1978

Side A: This Year's Girl

Side B: Big Tears

American Squirm UK 7" single front sleeve.jpg Nick Lowe - American Squirm (UK) RADAR. Released Oct 1978

Side A: Nick Lowe - American Squirm

Side B: Nick Lowe & His Sound - (What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love And Understanding?

American Squirm NETHERLANDS FRONT.JPG Nick Lowe - American Squirm (Netherlands/Belgium) RADAR. Released 1978

Side A: Nick Lowe - American Squirm

Side B: Nick Lowe & His Sound - (What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love And Understanding?

Talking In The Dark UK 7" single front sleeve.jpg Talking In The Dark (UK) Freebie. RADAR. Released 18th Dec 1978

Side A: Talking In The Dark

Side B: Wednesday Week

Aflhh.jpg Live At Hollywood High (UK) RADAR. Free with copies of "Armed Forces" LP. Released 5th Jan 1979

Side A: Accidents Will Happen (live); Alison (live)

Side B: Watching The Detectives (live)

Oliver's Army UK 7" single front sleeve.jpg Oliver's Army (UK) RADAR. Released 2nd Feb 1979

Side A: Oliver's Army

Side B: My Funny Valentine

Oliver's Army German 7" single front sleeve.jpg Oliver's Army (Netherlands) RADAR. Released 1978

Side A: Oliver's Army

Side B: My Funny Valentine

Olivers Army SPAIN FRONT.JPG Oliver's Army (Spain) RADAR. Released 1978

Side A: Oliver's Army

Side B: My Funny Valentine

Olivers Army JAPAN FRONT.JPG Oliver's Army (Japan) RADAR. Released 1978

Side A: Oliver's Army

Side B: My Funny Valentine

Accidents Will Happen UK 7" single (version 2) front sleeve.jpg Accidents Will Happen (UK) RADAR. Released 4th Mar 1979

Side A: Accidents Will Happen

Side B: Talking In The Dark; Wednesday Week

Accidents FRENCH FRONT.JPG Accidents Will Happen (France) RADAR. Released 1979

Side A: Accidents Will Happen

Side B: Talking In The Dark; Wednesday Week

Accidents DUTCH FRONT.JPG Accidents Will Happen (Netherlands) RADAR. Released May 1979

Side A: Accidents Will Happen

Side B: Talking In The Dark; Wednesday Week

Accidents GERMAN FRONT.JPG Accidents Will Happen (Germany) RADAR. Released Jun 1979

Side A: Accidents Will Happen

Side B: Talking In The Dark; Wednesday Week

Accidents SPAIN FRONT.JPG Accidents Will Happen (Spain) RADAR. Released 1979

Side A: Accidents Will Happen

Side B: Talking In The Dark; Wednesday Week

Accidents JAPAN FRONT.JPG Accidents Will Happen (Japan) RADAR. Released Jul 1979

Side A: Accidents Will Happen

Side B: Talking In The Dark; Wednesday Week

Accidents Will Happen US 7" single front sleeve.jpg Accidents Will Happen (USA) COLUMBIA. Released 1979

Side A: Accidents Will Happen

Side B: Sunday's Best