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Badly Needed Warning Labels for Rock Albums


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ARTICLE TITLE PERFORMERS AND ALBUMS WRITER / ARTIST ISSUE / DATE
Badly Needed Warning
Labels for Rock Albums
Diana Ross - Swept Away, Led Zeppelin - Coda, Billy Joel - Greatest Hits Volume I & Volume II, Paul Simon - Greatest Hits, Etc., Stevie Wonder - Original Musiquarium 1, Tina Turner - Private Dancer, Neil Diamond - I'm Glad You're Here With Me Tonight, The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, Various - We Are The World, Stevie Nicks - Bella Donna, The John Lennon Collection, Elvis Presley - A Legendary Performer - Volume 4, Jim Croce - Time In A Bottle - Greatest Love Songs Desmond Devlin / 262 - Apr 1986
More Badly-Needed
Warning Labels
for Rock Albums
Prince And The Revolution - Parade, Madonna - True Blue, Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam With Full Force, Bruce Springsteen & The E-Street Band - Live/1975-85, Billy Joel - The Bridge, Mick Jagger - She's The Boss, L.L. Cool J - Radio, Run-DMC - Raising Hell, Fat Boys - Big & Beautiful, Various - The Wrestling Album, Cyndi Lauper - True Colors, David Lee Roth - Eat 'Em And Smile, Philip-Michael Thomas - Living The Book Of My Life, Menudo, Emerson, Lake & Powell, Black Sabbath Featuring Tony Iommi - Seventh Star, Simon & Garfunkel - The Concert In Central Park Desmond Devlin / 270 - Apr 1987
Still More Badly Needed
Warning Labels
for Rock Albums
Vanilla Ice - Extremely Live, ZZ Top - Recycler, Damn Yankees, White Lion - Mane Attraction, Winger - In The Heart Of The Young, Skid Row - Slave To The Grind, Cinderella - Heartbreak Station, The Boys, Perfect Gentlemen - Rated PG, Boyz II Men - Cooleyhighharmony, The Simpsons Sing The Blues, Maurice Jarre - Ghost (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), Various - Dirty Dancing (Original Soundtrack), Michael Kamen - Robin Hood: Prince Of Thieves (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), Sinéad O'Connor - I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got, Paul Simon - The Rhythm Of The Saints Desmond Devlin / 311 - Jun 1992
Even More Badly Needed
Warning Labels
for Rock Albums
Madonna - Erotica, Luke - In The Nude, Joey Lawrence, Eddie Murphy - Love's Alright, Various - The Bodyguard (Original Soundtrack Album), Ice-T - Home Invasion, The Beach Boys - Good Vibrations - Thirty Years Of The Beach Boys Desmond Devlin /
Irving Schild
(photos)
327 - May 1994
Still More Badly Needed
Warning Labels
for Rock Albums
2Pac - Me Against The World, Nirvana - MTV Unplugged In New York, Yanni With The Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra - Live At The Acropolis, Barney's Favorites Vol. 2 (Featuring Songs From Imagination Island), Cypress Hill - Black Sunday, Ace Of Base - The Sign, Van Halen - Balance, Smashing Pumpkins - Siamese Dream, Jimi Hendrix - The Ultimate Experience, The Jerky Boys 2 Desmond Devlin /
Paul Coker
339 - Sep 1995
Even Still More Badly
Needed Warning Labels
for Rock Albums
Alanis Morissette - Jagged Little Pill, The Beatles - Anthology 2, The Benedictine Monks Of Santo Domingo De Silos - Chant II, Bruce Springsteen - Greatest Hits, Salt 'N' Pepa - Very Necessary, Busta Rhymes - The Coming, Geto Boys - The Resurrection, Various - ESPN Presents Jock Jams Volume 2, Rod Stewart - Unplugged ...And Seated, Tony Bennett - MTV Unplugged, Eric Clapton - Unplugged, Vanessa Williams - The Sweetest Days, Mariah Carey - Daydream Desmond Devlin / 355 - Mar 1997
All-New Even Yet Still
More Badly Needed
Warning Labels
for Rock Albums
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young - Looking Forward, Britney Spears - ...Baby One More Time, Marilyn Manson - The Last Tour On Earth, Rosie O'Donnell - A Rosie Christmas, Sting - Brand New Day, Melanie C - Northern Star, Geri Halliwell - Schizophonic, Celine Dion - All The Way... A Decade Of Song, Barbra Streisand - A Love Like Ours, 98° - 98° And Rising, Stone Temple Pilots - Nº4, Kid Rock - Devil Without A Cause, Jennifer Lopez - On The 6, Christina Aguilera, Ricky Martin, Enrique Iglesias - Enrique, Marc Anthony - From The Beginning Desmond Devlin / 393 - May 2000
Even Yet Still Further
More Badly-Needed
Warning Labels For
Today's Hottest CDs
Janet Jackson - All For You, Aerosmith - Just Push Play, Enya - A Day Without Rain, Jennifer Lopez - J.Lo, DMX - The Great Depression, Jay-Z - The Blueprint, Ol' Dirty Bastard - The Dirty Story: The Best Of ODB, O-Town, Tim McGraw - Greatest Hits, Bon Jovi - One Wild Night: Live 1985-2001, Mariah Carey - Glitter, Afroman - The Good Times Desmond Devlin / 414 - Feb 2002
Badly Needed Warning Labels for Rock Albums

excerpt from Badly Needed Warning Labels for Rock Albums - from 262 - April 1986