|Initial UK Release Date||2 November 1998|
|Initial UK Catalogue Number||Capitol 830 6142|
|Weeks On UK Chart (to date)||1|
|Peak UK Chart Position||62|
Released on 2 November 1998 in the UK and Europe on Capitol Records under catalogue number 830 6142 and one day later in the US, again on Capitol but with catalogue number C2 7243 8 30614 2 6, Anthology spent one week in the UK charts at number 62 and managed to reach number 99 in the US charts.
The 4 CD box set contains 94 previously unreleased outtakes, home recordings, live rarities and alternative takes of John’s songs, a lot of which have been heard before on The Lost Lennon Tapes which was broadcast on the radio in the US. The CDs are split into four different periods of John’s life and are entitled “Ascot”, “New York City”, “The Lost Weekend and “Dakota” and are housed in digipack cases which slip into the box alongside a 64 page CD sized book.
My copy is shown below and everything, box, CDs, book, is in excellent condition.
Estimated Value : £20 – £25